ia64/xen-unstable

changeset 16803:62fc84adc8ed

Clarify 'xm mem-set' and 'xm vcpu-set' requirements in documentation.
From: Richard W.M. Jones <rjones@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@citrix.com>
author Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@citrix.com>
date Fri Jan 18 13:43:26 2008 +0000 (2008-01-18)
parents 2633dc4f55d4
children 8101b65014e8
files docs/man/xm.pod.1
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     1.1 --- a/docs/man/xm.pod.1	Fri Jan 18 13:41:33 2008 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/docs/man/xm.pod.1	Fri Jan 18 13:43:26 2008 +0000
     1.3 @@ -254,9 +254,12 @@ domain, as it may balloon down its memor
     1.4  
     1.5  =item B<mem-set> I<domain-id> I<mem>
     1.6  
     1.7 -Set the domain's used memory using the balloon driver.  Because this
     1.8 -operation requires cooperation from the domain operating system, there
     1.9 -is no guarantee that it will succeed.
    1.10 +Set the domain's used memory using the balloon driver.
    1.11 +
    1.12 +Because this operation requires cooperation from the domain operating
    1.13 +system, there is no guarantee that it will succeed.  This command will
    1.14 +definitely not work unless the domain has the required paravirt
    1.15 +driver.
    1.16  
    1.17  B<Warning:> There is no good way to know in advance how small of a
    1.18  mem-set will make a domain unstable and cause it to crash.  Be very
    1.19 @@ -392,6 +395,10 @@ Attempting to set the VCPUs to a number 
    1.20  configured VCPU count is an error.  Trying to set VCPUs to < 1 will be
    1.21  quietly ignored.
    1.22  
    1.23 +Because this operation requires cooperation from the domain operating
    1.24 +system, there is no guarantee that it will succeed.  This command will
    1.25 +not work with a full virt domain.
    1.26 +
    1.27  =item B<vcpu-list> [I<domain-id>]
    1.28  
    1.29  Lists VCPU information for a specific domain.  If no domain is