amd64/123889: Intel Gigabit Interfaces lost by Update 7.0->
swhetzel at gmail.com
Thu May 22 11:00:07 UTC 2008
The following reply was made to PR amd64/123889; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: "Scot Hetzel" <swhetzel at gmail.com>
To: "Michael Fuckner" <michael at fuckner.net>
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: amd64/123889: Intel Gigabit Interfaces lost by Update 7.0-> STABLE
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 05:59:05 -0500
On 5/22/08, Michael Fuckner <michael at fuckner.net> wrote:
> 7.0-RELEASE supports Intels 82575-based Gigabit Chips with em driver. 7.0-STABLE should use igb driver, but this is not activated in GENERIC. So after updating you lose you network interfaces.
> insert following line into GENERIC:
> device igb # Intel 82575-based Gigabit Ethernet
You don't need to add igb to GENERIC to get the network interface
back, just add:
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