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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] hyper-threading information in /proc/cpuinfo
    On Fri, 2002-10-25 at 18:06, Daniel Phillips wrote:

    > On Saturday 26 October 2002 00:14, Alan Cox wrote:
    > > Im just wondering what we would then use to describe a true multiple cpu
    > > on a die x86. Im curious what the powerpc people think since they have
    > > this kind of stuff - is there a generic terminology they prefer ?
    > MIPS also has it, for N=2.

    Yep, neat chip :)

    POWER4 calls the technology "Chip-Multiprocessing (CMP)" but I have
    never seen terminology for referring to the on-core processors

    They do call the SMT units "threads" obviously, however, so if Alan is
    OK with it maybe we should go with Jun's opinion and name the field
    "thread" ?

    Robert Love

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