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Old 10-05-2003, 11:01 PM   #1
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So, what's with SMP?

What exactly does SMP relate to? How do I know which to choose... a package with SMP or a package without?
Old 10-05-2003, 11:03 PM   #2
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symetric multiprocessors

dualies as the techies call it

more than one processor in a box working in tandem

the question is
do you have more than one processor in your box??
Old 10-05-2003, 11:08 PM   #3
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Ah.... That's very straightforward.



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