[RHEL5] GFS or GFS2 filesystem hang if server have NetXen cards

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  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 GFS or GFS2 clustered filesystem hangs.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 5.0-5.6 (with the High Availability and Resilient Storage Add Ons)
  • GFS Filesystem
  • GFS2 Filesystem
  • QLogic's NetXen NX3031 chipset network card in heartbeat network

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