Comment 9 Adam Okuliar This is plausible – there are 10GbE network devices out there that do not support anything except 10GbE connections i. For backplane cards entering 1 gigabit mode, flow control default behavior is changed to off. Thus, if you have a dual port adapter, or more than one adapter in your system, and want N virtual functions per port, you must specify a number for each port with each parameter separated by a comma. I did not test iscsi. Thy still see poor performance, and we checked the interface in sysfs and indeed we don’t have a “virtfn0” device, which we would if the param were taking. Related topics Network Connectivity:

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The driver supports the in-kernel software implementation of GRO. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Not all modules are applicable to all devices.

Thus, the suspicion is that we’re still failing to set the driver param, even in the modified image. Download the source for the ixgbevf module on your instance from Sourceforge at https: Cofporation up using Email and Password. Think of direct Ethernet connection between two Linux hosts. For information on how to identify your adapter, and for the latest Intel network drivers, refer to the Intel Support website: Safari Chrome IE Firefox. Please see your system documentation 8299eb details.


Linux ixgbe* Base Driver Overview and Installation

Active direct attach cables are not supported. What is imtel “X”? If you are using a single interface defaultit will be eth0. Warning There is no way to disable the enhanced networking attribute after you’ve enabled it. Server Fault works best with JavaScript enabled.

Enabling enhanced networking with a PV instance can make it unreachable. We use cookies to provide and improve our services. Intel is not endorsing intep promoting products made by any third party and the third party reference is provided only to share information regarding certain optic modules and cables with the above specifications.

I guess this is not news though. Contact your Intel representative for information on EOL timelines and extended life options. Update initramfs on your instance to ensure that the new module loads at boot time. Alternatively, you can use ethtool version 1.

Other module types are not supported. Instead, proceed to this procedure: Listing of these RCP does not constitute a formal pricing offer from Intel.


CONFIG_IXGBEVF: Intel(R) 10GbE PCI Express Virtual Function Ethernet support

If you plug in a different type of module, the driver will not load. This setting is not saved across reboots. Before you begin, check if enhanced networking is already enabled on your instance. Results may vary if you mix speed settings. The Linux Kernel 4. This feature can be disabled for a specific Virtual Function VF:.

Linux ixgbe* Base Driver Overview and Installation

Directs receive packets according to their flows to different queues. To add a new filter use the following command: You can check the systemd or udev versions on RPM-based systems with the following command:. This parameter is only used on kernel 3. Here’s what I’m seeing when running on the host with the and what should be the latest ixgbe driver: Comment 16 Adam Okuliar