How to fix KVM Error: KVM guest high CPU steal time

How to fix KVM Error: KVM guest high CPU steal time

Error Code/Message:

KVM guest high CPU steal time

What causes this error:

The guest is experiencing high CPU steal time due to resource contention or misconfiguration.

How you can fix it:

Ensure that the CPU steal time settings for the KVM guest are optimized.
Troubleshooting Steps:
1. Verify the CPU steal time settings:

virsh setvcpus guest_name 4 --config

2. Check current CPU steal time:

cat /proc/stat | grep steal

3. Review CPU steal time logs:

tail -f /var/log/libvirt/qemu/guest_name.log

4. Resolve any CPU steal time issues and re-attempt guest operations.

Still stuck on this problem?

If you’re still having issues with this, Server Help Now can help you for a low fee.

Tags: #kvm #guest #high #cpu #steal #time

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *