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An Implementation Of Multiprocessor Linux

This document describes the implementation of a simple SMP Linux kernel extension and how to use this to develop SMP Linux kernels for architectures other than the Intel MP v1.1 architecture for Pentium and 486 processors.

Alan Cox, 1995

The author wishes to thank Caldera Inc ( http://www.caldera.com ) whose donation of an ASUS dual pentium board made this project possible, and Thomas Radke, whose initial work on multiprocessor Linux formed the backbone of this project.





nashif@rz.uni-mannheim.de
Tue May 28 14:38:25 PST 1996