Virtual performance

Václav Haisman v.haisman at
Sat Feb 24 13:15:17 UTC 2007

Ivan Voras wrote, On 17.2.2007 13:46:
> Vlad GALU wrote:
>>   At work, we have several build guests running FreeBSD. Overall it
>> seems to be a timer problem when running in VMware. Running
>> vmware-guestd helped in almost all circumstances. The worst cases we
>> saw were in processes who were sleep()-ing.
> My frst thought was that something's wrong with timers, but it's slow in
> "real" time (walltime).
I have similar problems with FreeBSD under MS Virtual Server 2005 R2. I
regained most of the speed/accuracy of clock setting kern.hz=2000 in

Vaclav Haisman

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