[oi-dev] How many CPUs does OI support?

Bob Friesenhahn bfriesen at simple.dallas.tx.us
Sat Jan 9 00:13:44 UTC 2021

On Fri, 8 Jan 2021, Chris wrote:
> TBH the only reason I brought it up was that we had a similar question on
> one of the FreeBSD lists. Where they had difficulty exceeding 96 on a 128.
> I've forgotten whether it turned out to be config of (actual) limitation.
> Mind you that was BSD. But given the shared heritage, it seemed an
> appropriate question.

A shared heritage of SunOS BSD-derived code ported into a System V 
base (and first released to the world as 'Solaris' in 1992) does not 
seem very applicable after so many years.  Sun did massive work to be 
able to scale on large systems.

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