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RE: Kickstart over OpenIB?



On Tue, 2005-12-20 at 11:39 -0500, Brian Long wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-12-20 at 09:14 -0700, Maestas, Christopher Daniel wrote:
> > I think as long as your ib card will pxe boot, things may work normally.
> > If we ensure the vmlinuz + initrd.img and the has the ib drivers in it,
> > we should be good to go.  Just need to make sure the installed kernel
> > has the openib drivers as well.

> Can you verify if RHEL 4 U3 pxeboot/initrd will have the openIB drivers
> integrated?

There are no infiniband drivers included in the initrd because the
understanding I have is that you actually _cannot_ use the standard
ioctl methods of network setup and instead have to use some of the newer
netlink functionality.  

Jeremy


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