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    SubjectRe: Detecting SMP
    yes, just run the famous mptable program. If the machine is SMP then it
    will have a valid Intel MP 1.4 configuration tables so the program will
    show meaningful output.


    On Tue, 20 Feb 2001, Burton Windle wrote:

    > Hello. Is there a way, when running a non-SMP kernel, to detect or
    > otherwise tell (software only; the machine is 2400 miles away) if the
    > system has SMP capibilties? Would /proc/cpuinfo show two CPUs if the
    > kernel is non-SMP? Thanks!
    > (btw, the kernel in question is a stock RH6.2 kernel 2.2.14-5, and yes, I
    > know I should update it anyways and that a SMP kernel will run on a UP
    > system)

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