Re: ifconfig -v ix0 output delay

From: Kurt Jaeger <>
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2023 10:16:01 UTC

>A small annoyance, but I was wondering why "ifconfig -v ix0" seems to take
> a "long time" compared to other 10G nics.   e.g.

I tested it on a system with ix0 (10g copper only).

-v basically queries the i2c bus of the SFP+ slot, and 10g copper only
probably does not have that i2c bus.

That's why it's running into the timeout. Interesting problem 8-}

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