Re: [load balancing] Big-IP 5100 gigabit interface stops sending/receiving traffic

From: Computer Guy <ethersecIZZATyahoo.com>
Date: Fri Apr 01 2005 - 11:49:41 EST

Bill,

It's not a physical link loss, but a logical one.
I'll try using the auto-negotiate, but it's a problem
with the (f5) hardware. It could even be the same
driver issue you guys saw on the 5000 platform.

-B

--- Bill Whitson <b.whitson@f5.com> wrote:
> See the following doc for more info.
>
>
http://tech.f5.com/home/bigip/solutions/hardware/sol3138.html
>
> In short, you should be able to prevent this problem
> by setting the
> interface to auto-negotiate the link
> characteristics.
>
> Bill
>
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> On 3/10/05 2:09 PM, "Computer Guy"
> <ethersec@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> >
> > Anyone experienced the big-ip 5100 running 4.5
> code connected via the fiber
> > gig ports to a catalyst 6500 switch suddenly,
> without reason, lose the ability
> > to pass traffic through an interface? The ports
> show connected though. The
> > only workaround is rebooting the unit.
> >
> > The only related problem I've found on tech.f5.com
> was with some driver issue
> > on the older 5000 platform.
> >
> >
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