"System detected 32 cpus, but "... on live media
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When booting from live media on even a UP machine, the odd message, "System detected 32 cpus, but only 1 cpu(s) were enabled during boot."
"Use "boot-ncpus" parameter to enable more CPU. See eeprom(1M)., where 32 is an inappropriately large number, is printed by the routine to initialise secondary CPUs.