KSM Control Scripts

Serge E. Hallyn serge.hallyn at canonical.com
Mon Aug 23 16:43:02 UTC 2010

Quoting Nikolai K. Bochev (n.bochev at grandstarco.com):
> I've stumbled upon those on the Proxmox VE forums, and as far as i can see they're in Fedora12 by default too. 
> http://gitorious.org/ksm-control-scripts 
> http://download.proxmox.com/sources/ 
> Has anyone tested those on 10.04 KVM Host ? 

Not I

> Any reason why they aren't included in Lucid ? 

Well, there is some talk out there (no links handy) about KSM being
a performance hog anyway, and some people seem to turn it off.

> I'll be giving those a shot next few days, will see how it goes. 

That'd be great, thanks in advance.  In particular, if you get some
statistics about performance with various settings vs. # VMS vs mem
vs cpu overhead, that'd be very useful.


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