Changes and New Features

NVIDIA ConnectX-5 Adapter Cards Firmware Release Notes v16.35.3502 LTS

Component/ Tool

Description

Operating System

Rev. 4.20.1

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This version does not include changes related to MFT.

The MFT version was changed to support a new ConnectX-7 firmware version.

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Rev. 4.20.0

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Added support for NVIDIA ConnectX-7 adapter cards.

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flint

flint cable/transceivers burning commands provide now validation and extract version from the image files.

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mlxconfig

mlxconfig enables the users to apply token via MTUSB connected device.

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resourcedump

Memory-Mode, data field is now transferred via memory instead of the resource-dump register.

For further information, see resourcedump Utility

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mlxprivhost

Added a new flag to query all hosts status from the embedded Arm side for Multi-host systems.

For further information, see mlxprivhost.

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mlxlink

Added support for the PRBS test mode of Active/Optical CMIS modules.

For further information, see the Module PRBS test mode section.

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mlxlink

Added support for additional configuration flags of the module control parameters.

For further information, see the Module control parameters section.

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mlxlink

Modified the output of the PCIe link information, removed the device status filed.

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I2C Access

Now the user can determine the I2C address to use for debug tools based on DevID.

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LinkX Tokens

Added support for creating and applying LinkX tokens on IB devices.

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Flash Support

Added additional Flash support for ConnectX-4 Lx and ConnectX-5 adapter cards

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MFT Running

MFT tools can now run in parallel both on a docker and on a on Host.

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Bug Fixes

See Bug Fixes.

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