Bonding over Infiniband : Link Speed of 100 Mbps is reported by bonding driver

(Doc ID 1506070.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2013

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
x86 32 bit (for Enterprise Linux only)
x86 64 bit (for Enterprise Linux only)


When the status of the bonding interface from /proc/net/bonding/<bond name> is verified, the link speed of its slave is reported as 100 Mbps.

Here is the example display from Exadata Database server:


Bonding interface is configured consisting of (an) Infiniband interface(s) as its slave(s).


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