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Re: [SLE] Better multiprocessor support in 10.1?
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 May 2006 06:56:30 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3wtcqldz5.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Jim Kroger <jkroger@xxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi, I have 9.2 and was told by a tech as Suse that 10.1 would be
> better suited for machines with multiple processors (my IBM has dual
> 248 Opterons, 8 gigs of ram). Can anyone help me understand how this
> will impact me? I do number crunching with matlab. I'd like to run two
> matlabs at once (it is not multi threaded).

Newer releases have a better schedule that is aware of the topology
and handled dual cores better. Not sure whether it will show any
significant impact for your use case,

Andreas
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