Re: [patch] SMP alternatives

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Wed Nov 23 2005 - 19:55:04 EST

Andi Kleen wrote:
THAT is what I'd like to have CPU support for. Not for UP (it's going away), and not for the kernel (it's never single-threaded).

There is one reasonly interesting special case that will probably stay
around: single CPU guest in a virtualized environment.

There will continue to be tons of embedded uniprocessor Linux use...

It will take a while for Linux phones and watches to become multi-core.


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