[CentOS] Hyperthreaded CPU and SMP kernel

Aleksandar Milivojevic alex at milivojevic.org
Fri Oct 27 18:25:40 UTC 2006

Quoting fredex <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us>:

> Hi gang!
> I'm using Centos 4.4 at work on a HP Proliant DL320 G2, which has a   
> Hypterthreaded Pentium IV CPU.
> I used to use RHEL WS 2.1 on it, and RH installed and used the SMP kernel.
> Centos 4.4 did NOT install the SMP kernel. Is there some reason why I should
> NOT install it myself? I.e., some reason why an SMP kernel shouldn't be used
> on such a machine?

It should have installed SMP kernel.  Do you have HT enabled in BIOS?

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