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On Thursday 20 May 2010 20:39:40 Ben Timby wrote:
> On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 2:15 PM, Lee Riemer <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Do you need multiple destination IPs to properly balance? It is my
> > understanding that a single stream will only traverse a single link.
> > Hence the MPIO requirement.
> Actually, balance-rr is the only mode that can stripe a single packet
> stream across multiple interfaces. However, it requires the
> cooperation of your switch.
> "This mode requires the switch to have the appropriate ports
> configured for "etherchannel" or "trunking."
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Mmm, odd. I read in a couple of posts balance-rr is the best mode for direct
connections (as I'm using them, i.e. without switch).
I did do some test with a HP Procurve 1810s switch though (enabled trunking on
every pair of ports) but this actually resulted in even lower values.
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