XEN Windows virtual machine does not use additional vcpu
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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Service Pack 1
When the vcpu number is increased on a Windows vm, the vm does not appear to use the additional vcpus.
xm vcpu-list shows only one vcpu as running; Others appear in a "paused" state
The resolution is to install the multi-processor HAL in the Windows VM. See Microsoft's support site for the current recommended method for the operating system in question.
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- Document ID:7001670
- Creation Date: 16-Oct-2008
- Modified Date:14-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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