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Re: [Xen-users] Disable memory balloon in dom0

To: Nick Anderson <nick@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Disable memory balloon in dom0
From: Siim Vahtre <siim_@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2008 00:12:06 +0300 (EEST)
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Is there any reason why I would not want to set dom0-min-mem to 0

You definitely do not want to set it to 0. If you create a new domU you might run out of memory on dom0 and bad things will happen. Setting dom0-min-mem to about 128M (depends how much things you run on dom0) is good safety net.

Also setting dom0-min-mem should that be done in xend-config.sxp or on the kernel command line?

Using xend-config.sxp is enough.

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