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Re: kernel 2.6.18+ SMP question

On Sat, 13 Oct 2007, Robert Cates wrote:

Ok, but 16x better? Or 16x more efficient? I know that if we're talking about a 2GHz quad core CPU we're not getting 8GHz of speed, but what exactly is the (performance) advantage of SMP?

Not much, unless you can write software that can take advantage of the additional processors..


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