[Beowulf] Building new cluster - estimate
landman at scalableinformatics.com
Thu Aug 7 07:26:05 EDT 2008
Gerry Creager wrote:
> Speaking of jumbo frames, I'm seeing a problem on a Broadcom 57xx
> chipset on CentOS 4.3, 2.6.9-67 kernel (yeah, I know) and a tg3 driver.
> I can't make the thing recognize the ability to use jumbo frames.
> Anyone got a fix?
Had a very similar issue some time ago with tg3 on Broadcom chipset NICs
(57xx). The only solution we could find was to not use jumbo frames.
The preventative measure we take as a result of this is also to
recommend using Intel NICs (and a few others) over Broadcom whenever
Joseph Landman, Ph.D
Founder and CEO
Scalable Informatics LLC,
email: landman at scalableinformatics.com
web : http://www.scalableinformatics.com
phone: +1 734 786 8423
fax : +1 866 888 3112
cell : +1 734 612 4615
Beowulf mailing list, Beowulf at beowulf.org
To change your subscription (digest mode or unsubscribe) visit http://www.beowulf.org/mailman/listinfo/beowulf
More information about the Beowulf