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    SubjectRe: SMP kernel on uniprocessor system?

    The disadvantage is obvious: It will greatly reduce the performance,
    especially the scheduling/rescheduling part within the kernel.

    The advantage: you can make a boot diskette with this kernel to boot a SMP
    machine.

    Fei

    On Sat, 2 Oct 1999 thomasz@hostmaster.org wrote:

    > What are the advantages/disadvantages running a SMP kernel on a uniprocessor system?
    >
    > thanx,
    > Thomas
    >
    > Windows 98 supports real multitasking - it can boot and crash simultaneously.
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