designing new freebsd server for amd64 arch

Vivek Khera vivek at
Tue Apr 19 13:05:09 PDT 2005

On Apr 19, 2005, at 11:03 AM, Tom Shafron wrote:

> I haven't experienced problems with the onboard bge
> NICs on my Tyan 2882... but now you have me nervous...
> do you have a link to people discussing the issues
> that I can check out?

See the thread "Tyan k8sr lockups" on this very list from earlier this 
month.  You have to be doing *very* heavy network + very heavy disk i/o 
at the same time to cause instability.  once I replaced it with an 
intel NIC it has been 100% stable (going on 2 weeks now and ever 
increasing load)

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