[ckrm-tech] containers development plans

Balbir Singh balbir at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Mon Jul 9 23:01:22 PDT 2007

Paul Menage wrote:

> Some possible subsystems that I'm thinking of include:
> - splitting the memory and cpu isolation parts of cpusets into two
> separate subsystems (still backwards-compatible)

I see memory isolation using cpusets as very topology dependent
and I am not sure if the model would work for memory controllers.

> - userspace per-container OOM handler, maybe as part of cpusets or
> some other memory controller.

Yes, I think it would be nice to get a userspace OOM handler in (
into the main system first) and then adapt it for containers.

> Paul

	Warm Regards,
	Balbir Singh
	Linux Technology Center

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