- Using a 10G bonded interface that is subsequently VLAN tagged, a performance decrease (up to around 50%) can be measured with tools such as
- Generic Receive Offload (GRO) is by default disabled for the bonding module on some RHEL kernels, whereas upstream in later kernels it is enabled to better assist 10G network interfaces in a bond.
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.4 (
kernel-2.6.32-358.el6) or earlier
- Physical interfaces connected to virtual interface such as bonding, bridge, or VLAN
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