Ages ago I blogged about the Intel topology tool and mapping Xeon 5500 (Nehalem EP) processor threads to OS CPUs on Linux. I don’t recall if I ever blogged the same about Xeon 5600 (Westmere EP) but I’ll cover that processor and Xeon E5-2600 in this short post. Fist, Xeon 5600.
The following two screen shots are socket 0 and socket 1 from a Xeon 5600 server. Socket 0 first:
Now, socket 1: