Intel Ethernet card not being detected

Olaf Hoyer ohoyer at
Tue Jun 1 04:52:21 PDT 2004

On Tue, 1 Jun 2004, Wayne Pascoe wrote:

> Hi all,
> I just bought a server from DNUK . It claims to have the following
> Ethernet card combination:
> Intel PRO/1000 / 1000 Mbit / integrated
> Intel PRO/100 / 100 Mbit / integrated
> I've installed FreeBSD 4.10-RELEASE onto the box, and all I see is em0,
> I don't see an fxp0 device.
> I've tried installing SuSE Linux on the machine, and it detects both
> cards. For the 100Mb, I see the following in dmesg after boot:
> e100: selftest OK.
> e100: eth1: Intel(R) PRO/100 Network Connection
>   Hardware receive checksums enabled
>   cpu cycle saver enabled
Well, I could imagine some special version of a 100Pro/VM integrated
one, or some special (latest version) 82550 or so.

Could you post a "pciconf -lv" from a FreeBSD system?
Would help to identify the parts...

Olaf Hoyer        ohoyer at
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