Possible problems with Broadcom BCM5704C 10/100/1000 on
TyanThunder K8S pro S2882 twin Operteron
vivek at khera.org
Tue Mar 8 15:53:40 GMT 2005
On Mar 4, 2005, at 7:56 AM, Alan Jay wrote:
> We switched off the broadcom Ethernet controller (via software) and
> routed all
> traffic via the boards Intel 10/000 Ethernet connection. One of the
> databases has now been running for a few days and so far has been ok.
FWIW, I have a dual opteron tyan 2881 board with 4GB and the same NIC
chip (as identified by FreeBSD 5-STABLE). No problems under pretty
decent load. Perhaps it has to do also with > 4Gb RAM. Could you
test that theory too?
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