Mellanox Technologies platform support

modulename: mlx-platform.ko


Linux Kernel Configuration
└─>Device Drivers
└─>X86 Platform Specific Device Drivers
└─>Mellanox Technologies platform support
In linux kernel since version 3.10 (release Date: 2013-06-30)  
This option enables system support for the Mellanox Technologies
platform. The Mellanox systems provide data center networking
solutions based on Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI) technology
enable seamless connectivity to 56/100Gb/s InfiniBand or 10/40/56GbE

If you have a Mellanox system, say Y or M here.

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