Too much interrupts on ixgbe
rysto32 at gmail.com
Mon Oct 24 20:32:50 UTC 2011
On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 3:51 PM, Sergey Saley <sergeysaley at gmail.com> wrote:
> MPD5, netgraph, pppoe.Types of traffic - any (customer traffic).
> Bying this card I counted on a 3-4G traffic at 3-4K pppoe sessions.
> It turned to 600-700Mbit/s, about 50K pps at 700-800 pppoe sessions.
PPPoE is your problem. The Intel cards can't load-balance PPPoE
traffic, so everything goes to one queue. It may be possible to write
a netgraph module to load-balance the traffic across your CPUs.
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