Virsh nodeinfo provides incorrect output.

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  • virsh nodeinfo provides incorrect CPU socket details.

  • Below commands are showing only that there is one CPU physical socket , why ?

[root@kvm ~]# virsh nodeinfo
CPU model:           x86_64
CPU(s):              24
CPU frequency:       2395 MHz
CPU socket(s):       1
Core(s) per socket:  6
Thread(s) per core:  2
NUMA cell(s):        2
Memory size:         24543200 KiB


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
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  • libvirt+kvm

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