[Users] Question about cpulimit vs. cpuunits

Scott Dowdle dowdle at montanalinux.org
Mon Nov 16 14:36:14 EST 2009


----- "Sergej Kandyla" <sk.paix at gmail.com> wrote:
> plz look
> http://wiki.openvz.org/Resource_shortage
> cpulimit is a hard quota of resources.
> If you set for example
> vzctl set 101 --cpulimit 50 --save
> your VE will not use more than 50% of cpu.
> cpuunits is relative limitation.
> cpuunits allows your VE to use all processor time in case if 
> processor(s) in idle state.
> Also it allows to specify the ratio of processor usage between VEs.

Yes, I'm familiar with that stuff... but the question still remains, is there any strategy/configuration to make cpuunits behave similarly to cpulimits?

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