The 32-bit memory limit was used for 64-bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Windows operating systems. As a result, a warning was displayed when trying to configure a virtual machine with memory exceeding the 32-bit limit but valid for 64-bit systems. With this update, 64-bit Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Windows operating systems use appropriate limits and no warning is returned for the correct limits.
Description of problem:
The suggested maximum memory for RHEL6 64bit guest systems are 64GB.
This limit shoul dbe much higher.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new VM iw 70GB of RAM (1GB guaranteed)
2. Warning message is displayed:
VM VM_NAME was configured with 90000mb of memory while the recommended value range is 256mb - 64000mb
No warning message
should be bumped up to 2TB (current KVM limit)
verified in ovirt-rc1
*** Bug 1174996 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
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