[ovs-discuss] specify number of core to run open vswitch

Justin Pettit jpettit at nicira.com
Tue May 24 06:21:57 UTC 2011


The kernel module should already be using all the cores the rest of the Linux networking stack would normally be using.

--Justin


On May 23, 2011, at 10:08 PM, ahmad numan wrote:

> Hello
> 
> while using OVS I want to make maximum use cores available on my hardware. kernel based data-paths are multithreaded in the OVS as written in openvswitch documentation (ovs-vswitchd.conf.dp). My question is how can i specify the number of CPUs to be used by OVS?
> 
>  I tried to find any information in manual pages but cannot find any.
> 
> Ahmed Bilal
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