NICs not in GENERIC
pyunyh at gmail.com
Wed Feb 22 01:27:01 UTC 2012
On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 03:56:56PM +0100, Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> is there a specific reason that the following NICs are not (or shall
> not be) in GENERIC (at least on i386)?
> - if_cas: is compiled as a module, Sun hardware, non-x86 only?
> - if_cxgb
> - if_cxgbe
Last time I tried cas(4) on i386, it worked without problems and I
think all Sun add-on cards would work.
However as Scott said, it would be rare to see these Sun
controllers on x86 world.
> - if_gem: is compiled as a module, Apple/Sun, non-x86 only?
> - if_hme: is compiled as a module, Sun hardware, non-x86 only?
> - if_ic: no man-page
> - if_ipheth: no man-page
> - if_mos: USB NIC
> - if_mxge
> - if_my
> - if_nxge
> - if_vtnet: virtual NIC for hypervisors
> Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.
> -- Ogden Nash
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