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From Chiradeep Vittal <>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Limit Resources to domain/account
Date Tue, 22 Jan 2013 06:36:47 GMT
Please update the FS with this important detail.

On 1/16/13 11:52 AM, "Sanjay Tripathi" <> wrote:

>>What is the upgrade story? For e.g. say based on the existing VM's for
>>an account, the total CPU and RAM exceeds the global maximums. What
>>happens in this case?
>If admin sets the limits for an account and suppose that account already
>has existing VMs whose total CPU and RAM counts are exceeding the limits,
>in this case CloudStack would not shut down the VMs assigned to account
>to level the resources. If the user tries to deploy a VM, CS will check
>the limits of that account and in this case CS will not allow the account
>to deploy the VM.
>>Also for CPU number of cores are considered, should speed also be
>Thanks for suggestion :), we can consider speed also as a part of CPU
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Chris Sears []
>> Sent: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 10:39 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Limit Resources to domain/account
>> On Wed, Jan 16, 2013 at 6:00 AM, Sanjay Tripathi
>> <
>> > wrote:
>> > Can anyone suggest that what should be the default max resource
>> > values that an account/project can have for the following global
>> > config
>> parameters:
>> It seems like the least surprising default max would be to leave them
>> all unlimited. Otherwise, it's likely some admins will just overlook
>> this and then just stumble upon the arbitrary limit. If you default to
>> unlimited, only admins who need to restrict it will need to be
>>concerned with the settings.
>> As an aside, I wasn't clear from the FS how to specify "unlimited" in
>>the UI.
>> Does leaving the value blank imply unlimited?
>>  - Chris

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