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Bnx2 Nic Bonding Failover Delay On Oracle Linux 5 (Doc ID 1191917.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 20, 2022

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.4 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64


On Oracle Linux systems, bonding eth0 and eth1 as bond0(mode=1), delay comes when doing 'ifup eth[0-1]' on a bond0.
Problem appears at the ifup eth[0-1]. E.g.:

During executed above commands, ping from the host, found some packets lost(7-20).


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