Bug 515696 - RFE: Support network I/O bandwidth controls
RFE: Support network I/O bandwidth controls
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 632760
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: libvirt (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jiri Denemark
Virtualization Bugs
: FutureFeature
: 598437 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: 519868 554544 575275
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Reported: 2009-08-05 08:27 EDT by Daniel Berrange
Modified: 2010-11-23 16:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-11-23 16:07:46 EST
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Description Daniel Berrange 2009-08-05 08:27:52 EDT
Description of problem:
There needs to be a way to control network bandwidth usage of guest virtual machines. There is a CGroup controller that can bind to the  'tc' classifier that could be used to control QEMU guests.  Xen also has a tunable for VIFs that can be set

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Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2009-08-05 08:49:48 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 3 Daniel Veillard 2009-10-08 08:35:50 EDT
No work has been done upstream about this, and this requires a new API and
much testing, this is IMHO really at risk at this point so Cond NACK on

Comment 5 Daniel Berrange 2010-06-01 08:07:52 EDT
*** Bug 598437 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 Dave Allan 2010-11-23 16:07:46 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 632760 ***

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