How to increase the amount of CPU for the Guest VM

(Doc ID 2219473.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.8 to 3.4.2 [Release OVM32 to OVM34]
Linux x86-64


This document describes how to increase the Guest VM Virtual CPUs count within Oracle VM Manager.

The procedure applies to when the actual number of virtual CPUs (vcpu) and the maximum number of virtual CPUs (maxvcpu) value set to equal.On this situation, we must have change both max. processors and processors using the Oracle VM manager GUI.


Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms