Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 156991
RHEL3 U6: Add 'ht' flag in EM64T /proc/cpuinfo [PATCH]
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:07 EST
Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker
PM ACK for U6
posted patch for review on rhkernel 6/16/2005
Moving to ASSIGNED state until fix is checked into CVS.
its also worth mentioning that this is an x86_64 only issue. the 'ht' flag shows
up in /proc/cpuinfo on 2.4.21 32 bit kernels.
Fixing "Hardware" field (setting to "ia32e").
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-32.9.EL).
cat /proc/cpuinfo | grep ht
ht thread should appear on ia32e hardware
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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