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I have a 2 socket machine, so when I assign cores I pick 2 soeckets and 1, 2, or 3 cores per socket

This always results in an even amount of cores allocated

I want to try an odd number of cores

Since I have 2 physical cores, If I allocate with one core and 5 cores, will that work efficiently

Anything I have to look out for
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2) earned 2000 total points
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Yes, that will work efficiently.

Unless you have a specific license requirement for Cores, I would stick with just adding Sockets.
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