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Re: [Xen-users] Xen questions (Be kind)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mywildimagination@xxxxxxxxx [mailto:mywildimagination@xxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Monday, February 27, 2012 12:10 PM
> Just to be clear, are you saying the CPU usage of the host OS does not 
> reflect the
> overall CPU usage of the guest VMs it hosts?

That's correct.

Ideally the dom0 wouldn't show a high load average, ever.  If it does, then it 
is likely taking resources away from the other guests.  The dom0 instance is 
there to manage the hypervisor and provide driver backend services to the 
guests for disk, network, etc.  None of those things should require much CPU 


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