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    about the third story down is one mentioning SMP athlon boards actually
    starting to show up

    http://www.aceshardware.com/Spades/list_news.php?category=AMD

    David Lang

    On Wed, 31
    Jan 2001, Tom Leete wrote:

    > Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2001 05:48:31 -0500
    > From: Tom Leete <tleete@mountain.net>
    > To: Peter Samuelson <peter@cadcamlab.org>
    > Cc: David Ford <david@linux.com>, Stephen Frost <sfrost@snowman.net>,
    > LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
    > Subject: Re: 2.4.x and SMP fails to compile (`current' undefined)
    >
    > Peter Samuelson wrote:
    > >
    > > [Tom Leete]
    > > > It's not an incompatibility with the k7 chip, just bad code in
    > > > include/asm-i386/string.h.
    > >
    > > So you're saying SMP *is* supported on Athlon? Do motherboards exist?
    > >
    > > Peter
    >
    > No, I'm saying that SMP locking etc. is compatible with Athlon. The failure
    > to build is not a workaround but a coding error. SMP builds for UP machines
    > are supposed to work.
    >
    > Tom
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