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Re: [DRBD-user] four bonded gigabit NICs

From: Bart Coninckx <bart.coninckx_at_nospam>
Date: Fri May 14 2010 - 17:15:13 GMT
To: Michael Iverson <miverson@4hatteras.com>

I'm actually using straight through connections, i suppose this works faster than with intermediate switches.
I just did a test with netcat only to find that bonding does not show to be faster, but it think i'm not using the right testtool. Netperf or iperf seem to do a better job for this.

----- Original message -----
> Sorry to hijack your question, but, from my readings, it the best throughput
> can be achieved with balance-rr through two completely independent network
> switches. I'd be interested in hearing other suggestions, as that's my
> present plan to serve iSCSI to machines in my cluster.
>
> On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 12:28 PM, Bart Coninckx <bart.coninckx@telenet.be>wrote:
>
> >
> >
> > Michael,
> >
> > what is the "right bonding mode" to you? Mode 0?
> >
> > thx!
> >
> > B.
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