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[ale] Hyperthreading



How is the performance? Is there a real gain?

On Wed, 2004-04-14 at 10:03, Jonathan Glass wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-04-14 at 10:02, Mike Millson wrote:
> > I have a box with a P4 processor running Slackware 9.1. What do I need
> > to do to enable hyperthreading support? Do I just have to compile a
> > kernel with SMP support? Are there any other kernel options or config
> > changes I need to make? Does anyone know of any good articles or howtos
> > on configuring linux for hyperthreading?
> > 
> > Thank you,
> > Mike
> > 
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> You win the prize on the first toss.  Just recompile with SMP support,
> and enable HT in your BIOS, and voila!  Instant SMP machine.