CPU Priority doesn't appear to work when used with CPU Pinning for Hard Partitionning (Doc ID 2095615.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 22, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Oracle VM, all 3.X.X releases.

When setting up a CPU priority in the Oracle VM Manager Graphical User Interface and also Pinning CPUs to virtual machines e.g. in case of Hard Partitioning, the CPU priority doesn't appear to work.

The list of VCPU's that are assigned or aligned to the guest macines are listed using the command "xm vcpu-list.

Cause

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