Is the QLogic InfiniBand 4X QDR PCI-E G2 supported in RHEL5?

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Issue: The QLogic InfiniBand 4X QDR PCI-E G2 HCA device does not have a native driver in RHEL 5.x and is not supported by Red Hat in RHEL5.x at this time.

  • In order to use this device please contact the hardware vendor to see if a driver is available for your version of RHEL.
  • The use of a third-party driver to enable this device falls under Red Hat's third-party support policy:
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/1067

Environment:

  • RHEL5

Resolution:

  • The QLogic InfiniBand 4X QDR PCI-E G2 HCA device is functionaly equivalent to the HP InfiniBand 4X QDR ConnectX-2 PCIe G2 Dual Port HCA.
  • The HP InfiniBand 4X QDR ConnectX-2 PCIe G2 Dual Port HCA was tested and certified on this HP system and is offered as a substitute HCA which enjoys full, native support in RHEL5.7+