[rescue] Best brains: Ã? Dead keyboard ports on PC hardware

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Fri Jun 22 23:32:36 CDT 2007

Scott Newell wrote:
> At 10:23 AM 6/19/2007 , nate at portents.com wrote:
>>> Win2KPro (Workstation) supports 1-2 CPUs, so yes.
>> While the label/license describes them as CPUs, a more appropriate way to
>> think about it is CPU sockets, because that is how it works.  I.E. Win 2k
>> Pro will currently support up to eight CPU cores (two quad-core processors
>> in a dual socket 771 board for instance).  Likewise XP Home will support
> Can anyone confirm that win2k pro (not server) will support more than two
> cores?

I have no idea about multi-core processors, but I can verify that 
Windows 2000 Pro won't support more than two physical chips.  I tried in 
one of my PC Server 704s once upon a time.

Peace...  Sridhar

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