IBM i doesn't assert or honor flow control frames for Ethernet,
therefore we don't care. They can hold up the 'stop sign' all day and
we'll blow right through it. :-)
- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis
On 4/8/2014 1:07 PM, Kirk Goins wrote:
I have a client where their network switches default a parm called
flow-control to On.
They have discovered with some of their non-iSeries HW that setting causes
a performance issue. I have been asked what is the preferred setting ( or
do we care? ) for use with iSeries GB NICs.
IBM Support's answer was since they don't have a parm to set in the iSeries
then they don't care.
Any body has a better answer?