troubleshooting Question

VMWare, changing CPUs

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I have a 2 socket Intel machine with 8 cores per socket

For experimentation purposes, I want to run the most cores as possible on the VM

The Edit Settings of my VM under CPUs has the following CPUs set

Number of virtual sockets:     1

Number of cores per socket:    1

Total number of cores:         1

How can I set this to configure to push the maximum amount of cores possible to the VM

Does a single vCPU or core have to be left for the hypervisor ?
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