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Old 09-09-2003, 04:06 AM   #1
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Unhappy hyperthreading

I would like to know how it should be configured linux(2.4.22) so that it supports the hyperthreading?
Old 09-09-2003, 04:08 PM   #2
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Wait for kernel 2.6, install... done..
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2.4 series also support hyper trading
Old 09-15-2003, 03:20 AM   #4
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/proc/cpuinfo :

processor : 0
vendor_id : GenuineIntel
cpu family : 15
model : 2
model name : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.06GHz
stepping : 7
cpu MHz : 3081.540
cache size : 512 KB
fdiv_bug : no
hlt_bug : no
f00f_bug : no
coma_bug : no
fpu : yes
fpu_exception : yes
cpuid level : 2
wp : yes
flags : fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8
apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi
mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss ht tm
bogomips : 6147.27

Is HT activated?
Old 09-16-2003, 05:08 AM   #5
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Enable SMP AND ACPI in your kernel and recompile it. now you will have 2 CPU's
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