Re: [PATCH] ia64: change defconfig to NR_CPUS==1024

From: Matthew Wilcox <>
Date: 2006-01-07 05:07:11
On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 10:04:56AM -0800, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Jan 2006, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> > You can use that argument to set the CPU limit low too -- since a kernel
> > with a CPU limit lower than the number of CPUs in the box will just ignore
> > the additional ones, people who want to get the additional performance
> > will tune limits that are set lower than they need ;-)
> The dicey thing in all of this is that the generic kernels will be used 
> for the certification of applications. If the cpu limit is too low then 

Why on earth would somebody do that?
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