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[ale] Buying a dual system.
- Subject: [ale] Buying a dual system.
- From: jj at spiderentertainment.com (jj at spiderentertainment.com)
- Date: Mon, 13 Sep 1999 16:53:13 -0400
"Mandrake (Geoff Harrison)" wrote:
> yes. you will. BUT let me be the first to mention that by the time you're
> ready to purchase a 2nd CPU you will likely just buy a whole new computer.
Ahh perhaps, but I'm thinking about the 550 with Xion chip. Is it even worth
getting the Xion chip thing ?
It's been a while since I did or read anything about assembler, but from what I
remember: If you strip all the unecessary microsoft MOV & CALL instructions a
486 will look better then a 586.
> this happens to me every time.
II know, Hey what's the big deal with RAM jumping up in price ?
> there are kernel compile flags you have to set to get the SMP kernel
> up and running correctly (and if you do them on your non-SMP box you should
> experience slowdown)
So all I will need to do is recompile the kernel ? that's easy enough, anyting
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