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OpenBSD disables Intel’s hyper-threading over CPU data leak fears

Ken Hagan Gold badge

Re: Let's start a list...

You have surely lost your bet. Whether something is optimised for SMT depends on the workload. The only way a hypervisor or language could be optimised for SMT would be if it spent more than 50% of the CPU on its own housekeeping rather than useful work.

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