[Openmcl-devel] Get number of processors

David L. Rager ragerdl at gmail.com
Tue Mar 19 16:00:34 UTC 2013


Just to elaborate upon what Gary write, CCL:CPU-COUNT returns the
number of hardware threads in the system.  So, if you have 4 CPU cores
and 2-way hyper-threading, it will return the number 8.

On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 5:14 AM, Gary Byers <gb at clozure.com> wrote:
> (CCL:CPU-COUNT) tries to return whatever information the OS makes
> available about the number of processors "configured".  This is
> often (but not always) the same as the number of "active" processors
>
>
> On Tue, 19 Mar 2013, Vijay Mathew wrote:
>
>> Is there a built-in function in CCL that will return the number of
>> processors?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> --Vijay
>>
>>
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