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See also: get, set, launch.



where <instance-name> is the name of a Multipass instance.


The number of CPUs to simulate on the virtual machine. This establishes a limit on how many host threads the instance can simultaneously use, at most.

Allowed values

A positive integer number. Multipass does not impose an upper limit on allowed values, but the underlying backend may do so.


multipass set local.handsome-ling.cpus=4

Default value

The number of CPUs that the instance was launched with.

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