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2nd Processor not being picked up by Operating System

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Philip Blaney
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2nd Processor not being picked up by Operating System

I have recently installed a 2nd processor into a DL380 and despite being recognised by the BIOS it is not being picked up by the Windows Operating System. Below is the message I am seeing in the Event Log:

Event Type: Warning
Event Source: cpqasm
Event Category: None
Event ID: 4141
Date: 07/02/2005
Time: 09:52:47
User: N/A
Computer: XXXXXX
Description:
The Compaq System Management Driver has detected that only 1 out of the 2 installed processors have been started by the operating system. Please confirm that the license agreement in use supports all of the installed processors. The system will continue to operate.
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Tv_3
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Re: 2nd Processor not being picked up by Operating System

Hi,

You need to update the Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) with the ones designed for two CPUs.

refer to microsoft support:
http://support.microsoft.com/?id=234558

sincerly

Tommy
Chaos, Panic or Disaster??? Always Stay Calm, I will fix it.
Philip Blaney
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Re: 2nd Processor not being picked up by Operating System

Excellent - thanks for your help Tommy that worked a treat :-)

Many Thanks
Phil
Philip Blaney
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Re: 2nd Processor not being picked up by Operating System

The solution provided by Tommy sorted my problem.