[ofa-general] mapping IP addresses to GIDs across IP subnets
sean.hefty at intel.com
Wed Apr 23 10:25:44 PDT 2008
>> * Use some standard address mapping protocol that I'm not aware of.
>> * Use global IB service resolution.
>> * Define/extend an address resolution protocol that operates over IP.
>> * Define/extend an address resolution protocol that operates over UDP.
>> I'm hoping that someone has a wonderfully brilliant idea for this
>> that would take about 1 day to implement. :)
>> - Sean
>Is it time to bring back ATS?
That's one possibility (option 2 above). But this needs to be global, not per
subnet, so my personal preference (as of right now) is to avoid it.
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