infiniband anyone?

Benjamin Kaduk kaduk at MIT.EDU
Sun Nov 27 22:41:36 UTC 2011

On Sat, 26 Nov 2011, V. T. Mueller, Continum wrote:

> Hello,
> There were rumours that OFED infiniband support made its way into 9.0 .
> A vanilla 9.0-RC2 install, however does not indicate detection of IB hardware.
> It's in the todo-list, but svn hasn't been touched since spring.
> Does anyone know when / in which release IB support will be available?
> Or does it require a custom kernel build?
> An update to the wiki page here:
> would be a nice move, since I guess there are a couple of people out 
> there who are interested in combining IB and ZFS.

I believe the OFED support is not enabled in the default installation. Per 
the merge annoucement here:
"OFED will not be built by default and WITH_OFED must be defined in 
/etc/make.conf to enable it."

-Ben Kaduk

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