Ring settings for Solarflare NIC are reported differently in ethtool and /sys module parameters in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Solution Unverified - Updated -


  • Discrepancies are seen between interface settings in /sys/module/sfc/parameters/tx_ring and the output of ethtool -g ethX.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Solarflare SFN6122F
  • OpenOnload 201109-u2

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In