[ovirt-users] Edit default vdsm.conf

Martin Polednik mpolednik at redhat.com
Mon Sep 5 13:27:33 UTC 2016

On 05/09/16 23:06 +1000, mailinglists at mooash.com wrote:
>For my own peace of mind (and just in case these defaults don't work
>with our network setup), is there any info on the proper way to
>achieve this?
>On Mon, 5 Sep 2016, at 10:59 PM, Yaniv Kaul wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:58 AM, <mailinglists at mooash.com> wrote:
>>> Hey,
>>>  I'm wondering how I change what gets put into the default
>>>  vdsm.conf on
>>>  oVirt systems?
>>>  I've looked at the docs here
>>>  (https://github.com/oVirt/ovirt-host-deploy/blob/master/README.environment)
>>>  and they suggest I should be able to put something like this:
>>>  [environment:init]
>>>  VDSM_CONFIG/vars/migration_max_bandwidth=str:0
>>>  VDSM_CONFIG/vars/max_outgoing_migrations=str:1
>>>  In /etc/ovirt-host-deploy.conf.d/50-custom.conf on the engine
>>>  (does it
>>>  need to go on the hosts instead?)

The file needs to be present on the host(s). It's (hopefully) more
clear at [1] if you look at faqemu or fakevmstats section.

[1] https://github.com/oVirt/ovirt-host-deploy

>>>  How ever I can't get that to work. The var above never gets
>>>  deployed to
>>>  the system and if I add it and reinstall oVirt (Right Click on
>>>  Host ->
>>>  Reinstall) the config gets wiped. Is this the proper way?
>>>  Should I be
>>>  putting this config somewhere else to get it to find it?
>>>  The system its running on is on oVirt 3.6.x but will be
>>>  upgraded to 4
>>>  soon if that helps. Its also not a hosted Engine, a standalone one.
>>>  Hosts are running C7 but Engine is still on C6 (about to be moved to
>>>  C7).
>> If it'll be upgraded to 4.0 soon - don't bother. 4.0 has a great
>> performing migration schemes set up already.
>> Y.
>>> Cheers,
>>>  James
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