How can I boot Express5800 B120d with NPAR mode on RHEL5.8?

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Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8
  • Express5800 B120d
  • x86, x86_64

Issue

  • How can I boot Express5800 B120d with NPAR mode on RHEL5.8?

Resolution

  • To boot the system up with NPAR mode, the boot parameter "bnx2x.num_queues=2" is needed.

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