Port-xen archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: Enabling balloon(4) in Xen dom0/domU kernels?

On Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 10:31:23PM +0200, Jean-Yves Migeon wrote:
> Dear all,
> I would like to know if it's acceptable to enable the balloon(4) driver
> by default for all NetBSD Xen kernels.
> I believe that it needs more coverage than the tests I ran. IMHO the
> easiest way to achieve that would to turn it on by default.
> FWIW, I tested the driver under "heavy" loads (mainly build.sh runs in
> domU), and it never appeared to cause issues, except the occasional
> swapping and delays due to balloon operations.
> Opinions?

I think it can be turned on, yes.

Manuel Bouyer <bouyer%antioche.eu.org@localhost>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index