I have downloaded the free version of ESXi, and activated my copy.
I installed the vmware on my 2 * 2.50 Quad Core blade server, and configured by linux machine to use 8 Virtual CPU... when I try to power the virtual machine, I get the following error:
there are insufficient licenses to complete this operation. Feature vsmp not licensed, requires 8 have 4..
What does that mean? And how I can use my 8 Virtual CPU?
What is the advantage of using all the available Virtual CPU, and what the impact on perfomance... Does the virutal CPU reflects the physical CPU?