Problem solved! After speaking to Dell's support they realized that I had to remove the option acpi=off from my /boot/grub/menu.1st config file. Apparently ACPI support is essential for ...
When I enable hyperthreading, CPU size and capacity decrease to about half the non-hyperthreaded value. Since most of my processes use only two cores, should I disable hyperthreading? lshw -C ...
Is it possible to find out if hyperthreading is enabled within the BSD kernel of a given machine without watching the boot up sequence?
I understand that Σ(%CPU) ≤ logicalcores*(1+ε) (where ε is measure and rounding error). But, how can I have on a 2 core system 2 different processes, each taking 200% of CPU (as measured by htop)? ...