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Oracle Linux / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3,4,5 - Kernel: Naming, SMP and Hyperthreading Support (Doc ID 362748.1)

Last updated on MAY 04, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version 2.4 to 2.6
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux Itanium
Linux x86-64
Linux x86
Linux ItaniumLinux x86-64Linux x86


This document aims to clarify issues about linux kernel  package naming regarding SMP for Oracle Linux  or Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL). 


This document applies to kernel package naming on Oracle Linux  / Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4 and 5. Methods to check architectural hardware information about the running kernel are provided.

Checked for relevance on 2008-05-21


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