NetQueue is enabled by default. To use NetQueue after it has been deactivated, you must enable it again.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. In the ESXi Shell on the host, use the following command:
    esxcli system settings kernel set --setting="netNetqueueEnabled" --value="TRUE"
  2. To configure the NIC driver to use NetQueue, use the esxcli module parameters set command .
    To configure the driver with eight receive queues.on a dual-port Emulex NIC, run this ESXCLI command.
    esxcli system module parameters set -m tg3 -p force_netq=8,8 
  3. Reboot the host.