[Swan-dev] KVM memory size

Tuomo Soini tis at foobar.fi
Fri Jun 28 07:31:38 UTC 2019

On Thu, 27 Jun 2019 17:14:14 -0400
Andrew Cagney <andrew.cagney at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, 27 Jun 2019 at 15:24, Paul Wouters <paul at nohats.ca> wrote:
> >
> > I build rpms on east or west usually. I guess I could use the
> > “build” machine but that sounds more complicated if I need to do
> > them a lot to test something.  
> OTOH, the memory requirements for normal testing just doubled :-(

That is not true. Virtualization does memory ballooning - so you could
give 2G to each vm without exchausting memory in the host system - only
used memory is really used. That's why I tried to explain you long time
ago when you decreased vm ram.

Tuomo Soini <tis at foobar.fi>
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