[rescue] RE: WinNT/2K/98/95 "up times"

Joshua D. Boyd rescue at sunhelp.org
Mon Jun 18 20:29:49 CDT 2001

My debian 2.0 came with uniprocessor.  I had to recompile the kernel to
get SMP going.  Most OSs seem to be that way.

Don't solaris and irix people at least have to relink the kernel?

Joshua Boyd

On Tue, 19 Jun 2001, Paul Sladen wrote:

> On Mon, 18 Jun 2001, Ken Hansen wrote:
> > I have a PPro Linux box (Mandrake 7.0 for 21 days, then about 3 weeks at
> > RH 7.0 w/errata CD installed), and it is running fine - I am reluctant
> > to re-install RH to get the second CPU running, but I will this weekend
> > probably...
> I know this might be a bit /strange/ to you Solaris and NT guys; but have
> you considered recompiling the kernel.  My Dual PPro200 (before the VRM
> blew up) could do it in 6 minutes with `-j3'.
> I also can't see why Mandrake would want to ship a Uni-processor kernel;
> perhaps you might like to try a real distribution like Debian www.debian.org.
> Paul.
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