[CentOS] is there an smp kernel?

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Mon Oct 15 23:09:12 UTC 2007

On 10/15/07, Robert Spangler <lazydog at zoominternet.net> wrote:
> On Mon October 15 2007 13:13, Jim Perrin wrote:
> >  On 10/15/07, Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com> wrote:
> >  > Well ... that "SMP" appears in uname -a even on a single-cpu system.
> >
> >  Oops :-P
> >
> >  I've only got multi-cpu systems these days and didn't test it out in a
> >  vm. Glad to see you're keeping me honest!
> Could it be that they are only shipping the SMP kernel?
> I should still work on systems with one cpu.

CentOS-5 kernels are all smp-enabled but they work on uni-processor
systems just fine.
If you, for some reeason, must use a UP-kernel, you'd have to rebuild
it from the source.


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