[CentOS-virt] 4 CPU with WinXP on Centos 5.5 KVM?
lists07 at abbacomm.net
Fri May 28 03:25:32 UTC 2010
> Has anyone had any success getting WinXP 32bit to use 4 CPU's
> under Centos 5.5 KVM?
> I have tried everything and the best I can get is 2 CPU's. I
> tried everything listed here
> I am using
> the VIRTIO drivers.
> Is this known limitation of KVM-83-164 (Centos5 release) with
> WinXP 32bit? I think there are reports of it working with
> 32bit Windows 2003 (or was it Windows 2008?).
> I know KVM is granting the 4 CPU's since Linux VM can use 4
> CPU's on the same computer.
TTBOMK winxp is only going to support 2 physical cpus unless you have a
special winxp license that we have not experienced
we have never seen more than a 1 or 2 physical cpu version of winxp
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