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Re: [Xen-users] setting max memory

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Subject: Re: [Xen-users] setting max memory
From: Jonathan Tripathy <jonnyt@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 09:30:18 +0100
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On 21/07/2011 09:26, Jonathan Tripathy wrote:

If you are going to be using these DomUs for anything even remotely
serious, then I would strongly advise against dynamically resizing a
Linux environment's available memory. Form personal experience, I can
categorically say that this leads to a very unstable system.

Just my 2 pence

Even without keeping beside the memory-max? I remember Having done it
too but it did not turn the system unstable AFAICT.

Does anybody have similar feelings about playing with meme making Linux
domU unstable?


Read the section "http://wiki.xensource.com/xenwiki/XenBestPractices";.
Even though that talks about Dom0, the same still applys for DomU as
they run Linux too.

That should be "read section "Why should I dedicate fixed amount of memory for Xen dom0""

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