Subject: Re: [ecasound] Hyperthreading
From: Kai Vehmanen (k_AT_eca.cx)
Date: Mon Mar 10 2003 - 15:07:32 EET
On Sat, 8 Mar 2003, William Goldsmith wrote:
> One more issue. My newest server is a Dual Xeon box & I'm running it with
> hyperthreading enabled (2 Xeon CPUs emulating 4 CPUs). Does anyone know of
> any real-time processing issues (ie in mp3 playback, processing by ecasound,
> fifo pipes, or lame encoding) that are tied to the use of hyperthreading?
From Linux/ecasound perspective, hyperthreading is just one form of
symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), so ecasound should work as normal (or
even better, SMP is nice for real-time apps).
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