[CentOS] CentOS 7, container question

Mon May 23 15:30:57 UTC 2016
Frank Cox <theatre at melvilletheatre.com>

On Mon, 23 May 2016 10:51:57 -0400
m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:

>    We would like to run a container on a server, the reason being the COST
> of a Sybase license (it's by core), and what we can afford is a 4-core
> license. Now, the server's a nice Dell w/ 32 cores, so, ideally, what
> we want to do is set up containers, then, in one container, *only* have
> it see 4 cores, while the rest of the server, including (possibly)
> other containers, can see the other 28. The first try seems to have
> disabled *all* the cores other than those four.

You can do that with Virtual Box.  I haven't tried it with anything else, but Virtual Box allows you to set (and change) the number of cores available to the session.

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