Re: 20 basic Linux newbie commands to identify the system

From: Michael Heiming (michael+USENET_at_www.heiming.de)
Date: 04/01/04


Date: Thu, 1 Apr 2004 22:25:26 +0200


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In comp.os.linux.misc John Gianni <dmsflow@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Michael Heiming <michael+USENET@www.heiming.de> wrote in message news:<iphf4c.phf.ln@news.heiming.de>...
> > What about hyper-threading?

> I don't know anything about hyperthreading.

> How do I tell if my command above told me the machine under test is
> merely 4 times hyperthreaded or if the machine actually has 4 CPUs?

If you just read the complete output of 'cat /proc/cpuinfo' from
the example box in your OP, you should easily find out, if it's 2
CPU with hyper-threading enabled or 4 without ht enabled.

Good luck

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