Overall JF won't give you a 2-digit improvement, so in your case I would switch to 1500 MTU.
I already updated the firmware of the NICs few weeks ago. The switch
firmware is up to date. I already changed the whole switch to a
completely different model without effect before (maybe 6 months ago).
There are no other systems which are using jumbo frames attached to the
Am 18.09.2022 21:07 schrieb Strahil Nikolov:
> We are currently shooting in the dark...
> If possible update the Firmware of the NICs and FW of the switch .
> Have you tried if other systems (on the same switch) have issues with
> the Jumbo Frames ?
> Best Regards,
> Strahil Nikolov
>> Yes, i did test the ping with a jumbo frame mtu and it worked
>> problems. There is no firewall between the storage nodes and the
>> hypervisors. They are using the same layer 2 subnet, so there is
>> the switch in between. On the switch jumbo frames for the specific
>> is enabled.
>> I also increased the tx and rx queue length, without succes in
>> to the problem.
>> Am 17.09.2022 10:39 schrieb Strahil Nikolov:
>>> Usually that kind of problems could be on many places.
>>> When you set the MTU to 9000, did you test with ping and the "Do
>>> fragment" Flag ?
>>> If there is a device on the path that is not configured (or
>>> support MTU9000) , it will fragment all packets and that could
>> lead to
>>> excessive device CPU consumption. I have seen many firewalls to
>>> use JF by default.
>>> ping <IP/HOSTNAME from brick definition> -M do -s 8972
>>> Best Regards,
>>> Strahil Nikolov
>>> В петък, 16 септември 2022 г., 22:24:14 ч.
>>> Гринуич+3, Gionatan Danti <g.danti@xxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Il 2022-09-16 18:41 dpgluster@xxxxxxxxx ha scritto:
>>>> I have made extensive load tests in the last few days and figured
>>>> it's definitely a network related issue. I changed from jumbo
>>>> (mtu 9000) to default mtu of 1500. With a mtu of 1500 the problem
>>>> doesn't occur. I'm able to bump the io-wait of our gluster
>>>> servers to the max possible values of the disks without any error
>>>> connection loss between the hypervisors or the storage nodes.
>>>> As mentioned in multiple gluster best practices it's recommended
>>>> use jumbo frames in gluster setups for better performance. So I
>>>> like to use jumbo frames in my datacenter.
>>>> What could be the issue here?
>>> I would try with a jumbo frame setting of 4074 (or 4088) bytes.
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