Infiniband device information

George Neville-Neil gnn at
Tue Nov 20 18:58:15 UTC 2012

On Nov 18, 2012, at 21:09 , Daichi GOTO <daichi at> wrote:

> Hi infiniband guys, thanks for IB ml :-)
>  InfiniBand devices are becoming more and more important 
> in Japanese HPC business environments (In Japan, word "BigData" 
> is used instead of HPC in these days, a business buzz word).
>  To promoto FreeBSD as the best product to use in BigData 
> businesses, we need InfiniBand devices lists, devices working 
> well on FreeBSD.
>  Should we do add "IB devices working list" on FreeBSD IB
> wiki page?
>  Some ISPs are trying to use IBs on their servers and they
> are going to choose CentOS because of the lack of FreeBSD IB
> support. Not good situation for FreeBSD. Needs improvement
> I guess.

Yes, you should add the page, and you should also try to get the folks
like Jeff Roberson, who know about our Infiniband stack to point out
any issues.


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