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Deepin asked
Last Modified: 2015-08-13
We are currently running ESXi 5.5 hypervisor ( free version) we would like to stay on the version

The Host has 4 Physical CPUs

i am trying to assign one of the VM's with 16 cores but get a message maximum allow is 8way SMP

what version of ESXI do i need to allow this? VMware directly give me different answers very time i call them

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