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From Olivér Szabó (JIRA) <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Created] (AMBARI-14690) Configurable system resource values for ambari-agent
Date Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:34:39 GMT
Olivér Szabó created AMBARI-14690:
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             Summary: Configurable system resource values for ambari-agent
                 Key: AMBARI-14690
                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/AMBARI-14690
             Project: Ambari
          Issue Type: Improvement
          Components: ambari-agent
    Affects Versions: 2.4.0
            Reporter: Olivér Szabó
            Assignee: Olivér Szabó
             Fix For: 2.4.0


When an ambari agent starts, host system details are registered into ambari server database.
These values are calculated by ambari-agents based on different files on the hosts (e.g :
/proc/meminfo). 

In some cases it isn't a correct behavior: If ambari-agent is in a docker-container, it will
see the same memory/cpu details. (stack advisor also uses these values, its possible stack
advisor can recommend a too high memory value for some services)

Solution: Configurable system resources in ambari-agent.ini

{code:java}
[system_resource]
processorcount=2
physicalprocessorcount=2
memorysize=50000
memoryfree=50000
memorytotal=100000
swapsize=20
swapfree=20
...
{code}

In ambari-agent Facter.py set these values, all of the factor info values can be redefined
in ambari-agent.ini file.

That means ambari is not responsible to gather these values from the system.

- use case: 
During 'docker start' , if there is a script which calls 'ambari-agent start', before that,
some of the memory values can be replaced/inserted into the ambari-agent.ini file in that
script. (e.g. the user knows that, 4 ambari-agent containers will be started, with the same
services, so the real memory needs to be devided by 4 etc.)

Facter.py is called during ambari-agent start, so if the values will be modified later, ambari-agent
needs to be restarted.





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