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Difference between CPU CHIP and CPU ID

Hi All,

What is the difference between CPU CHIP and CUP ID on SUN/ Oracle M5000 servers..

Thanks in advance
# 2  
what is your exact problem? what are you referring to? whole chip to core/thread?
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Thanks Duke!

I am on "Sun SPARC Enterprise M5000 Server" And trying to understand the below output from prtdaig

==================================== CPUs ====================================

      CPU                 CPU                         Run    L2$    CPU   CPU
LSB   Chip                 ID                         MHz     MB    Impl. Mask
---   ----  ----------------------------------------  ----   ---    ----- ----
 00     0      0,   1,   2,   3,   4,   5,   6,   7   2530   5.5        7  161
 00     1      8,   9,  10,  11,  12,  13,  14,  15   2530   5.5        7  161

Last edited by DukeNuke2; 10-27-2010 at 09:24 AM..
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you have the 2,53 GHz Sparv64VII cpu. in your domain are two physical cpu (0 and 1) combined at LSB 00 (Logical System Board). every cpu has 4 cores with two threads each.

you can get more information from the XSCF running the commands:
showboards -a -v
showdcl -a -v

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