Re: what's the diff between non-SMP and SMP kernel?
i want to compile a kernel supporting SMP based on kernel-2.4.25.
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Sent: Sunday, May 16, 2004 4:04 PM
Subject: Re: what's the diff between non-SMP and SMP kernel?
> Simple - smp kernels support machines with more than one processor in
> them. SMP kernels have unneeded things compiled in if your machine, like
> most home systems, only has one processor it.
> cwinl wrote:
> > I'm compiling kernel-source-2.4.25.
> > I saw that it's different packages kernel-image-2.4.25-1 and kernel-image-2.4.25-1-smp in the result of command 'apt-get install kernel-image-2.4.25' .
> > I think that the original source package of kernel-2.4.25 must be the same,but i don't know what's the different,and how to compile a SMP kernel deb package.
> > Thanks.
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