Realtek (re(4)) Driver in 6.1

Pietro Cerutti pietro.cerutti at
Mon Dec 4 12:57:03 PST 2006

On 12/4/06, John Nielsen <lists at> wrote:
> On Monday 04 December 2006 13:54, Jon Drukman wrote:
> > Does the default kernel on the 6.1-R installation CD include the realtek
> > re(4) driver?

Yes, it does. But I'd suggest using a card based on another chipset.
The re(4) serie is rather buggy: it often goes down for a while
(watchdog timeout) on heavy ftp or cvs transfer loads.

> JN

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