On Tue 13 Mar 2007 at 04:46PM, Morris Hooten - SLS Business Infrastructure wrote: > Based on curent use cases and experienced users of containers > how many sparse root zones could be run on a sunfire 440 > wit h4x 1.3 ghz cpus and 16gb ram? i currently have 10 sparse > zones with all running a webserver and a third running oracle. > > my average at the moment is: load average: 0.50, 0.41, 0.48 > would I be risking it to add three additonal zones running webservers and > oracle? > > thoughts? what should my load averages look like consistently?
Load average is not a great metric, although that looks ok. Can you post some output of 'mpstat 5' (let it run for a bit and make sure you get a representative sample). Also, the output of the bottom portion of 'prstat -Z' may be helpful. -dp -- Daniel Price - Solaris Kernel Engineering - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - blogs.sun.com/dp _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list email@example.com