OpenSM on OpenIndiana151a(Illumos kernel) works!

Finally I got success to running OpenSM on OpenIndiana151a(Illumos). OpenSM is compiled from source with solris patch(provided by ofusr source package from OpenSolaris era, or open-fabrics source package from Solaris 11, which is licensed under CDDL). In this time, I use OpenSM 3.3.9 + solaris patch(shipped with open-fabrics package). To run OpenSM on OpenIndiana 151a(Illumos),Continue reading “OpenSM on OpenIndiana151a(Illumos kernel) works!”

OpenSM on Solaris11… works!

I got success to compile opensm on Solaris 11, and it seems work well! (At least, it works well on my IB facilities) root@solaris11:~# opensm ————————————————- OpenSM 3.3.9 Command Line Arguments: Log File: /var/log/opensm.log ————————————————- OpenSM 3.3.9 Entering DISCOVERING state Using default GUID 0x2c903000736b9 Entering MASTER state SUBNET UP opensm on Solaris is what manyContinue reading “OpenSM on Solaris11… works!”

InfiniBand status on Solaris 11

Solaris 11 has InfiniBand HCA driver/SW stacks. SW stack is based on OFED 1.5.3, and I’ve confirmed some of them works well Here’s a summary on Solaris 11 InfiniBand status with our facility. HW: Mellanox ConnectX QDR 1port, Mellanox 8 port QDR switch. SW: OFUV(Solaris11, installed with default), OFED SL6.0), WinOF 3.0 RC4(Windows) IPoIBContinue reading “InfiniBand status on Solaris 11”

Solaris InfiniBand SW stack short summary

I’m been investigating InfiniBand(RDMA) things on Solaris 10/11. My ultimate goal is to realize fast and reliable InfiniBand + ZFS storage on top of (Oracle) Solaris 11 or OpenIndiana. Following is the memo of my survey of InfiniBand stack status on Solaris 10/11. At this time, OpenIndiana and Nexenta is not based on Solaris 11Continue reading “Solaris InfiniBand SW stack short summary”