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

Ethan Jackson ethan at nicira.com
Tue May 24 07:30:05 UTC 2011


> Means we can not specify the specific number of cores manually for open
> vswitch.

Correct.

(Why do you need to?)
Ethan

>
> On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 11:21 AM, Justin Pettit <jpettit at nicira.com> wrote:
>>
>> 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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