[CentOS] pci-x v2 detect on command line

Peter Kjellstrom cap at nsc.liu.se
Tue Jul 15 15:22:38 UTC 2008


On Tuesday 15 July 2008, Tony Schreiner wrote:
> On Jul 15, 2008, at 5:45 AM, Peter Kjellstrom wrote:
...
> > But at this point it's probably relevant to ask why do you care? I
> > have seen
> > many high performance PCI, PCI-X and PCI-express cards but PCI-
> > X-2? ...that
> > hasn't seen any wide use at all. Do you really have a card that is
> > PCI-X-2?
> > As I understand it it's quite dead in the water and everyone has
> > moved on to
> > PCI-express.
> >
> > /Peter
>
> Thanks for the pointers. The reason I asked the question is I'm
> investigating some Fibre Channel HBA's and was asked if I had if I
> had PCI-X v2 available. I agree that I have not seen it mentioned in
> the press or anywhere else very much.
>
> Tony Schreiner

I see, for FC I'd go with a 8x PCI-express HBA.

/Peter
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