From: David Coulson <david@da...> - 2002-11-14 14:38:13
Srivatsan V wrote:
> I have already automated the configuration involved in setting up the
> virtual network using uml ,pls let me know if there is a way i could
> reduce the booting time of individual uml .
Use COW filesystems.
> "memory management " - When i have a couple of uml instance running in
> a single host m/c , the memory consumed by the uml instances is
> considerably high as result preformace of other process in the host
> m/c are affected . Let me know a way to reduce RAM memory usage by the
> uml instances .
So reduce the memory allocation of the UML with the 'mem=' parameter.
UML doesn't actually use system memory, unless /tmp is mounted tmpfs and
it will store the vm_file in RAM.
David Coulson http://davidcoulson.net/