Packet Engines, Inc. G-NIC II 1000BT Network Interface Card
wes at softweyr.com
Tue Nov 18 12:57:10 PST 2003
On Tuesday 18 November 2003 11:28, othermark wrote:
> I want to get this device working with -stable:
> none1 at pci2:2:0: class=0x020000 card=0x13180001 chip=0x09111318
> rev=0x01 hdr=0x00
> vendor = 'Packet Engines, Inc.'
> device = 'G-NIC II 1000BT Network Interface Card'
> class = network
> subclass = ethernet
> this page
> lists a 2.2.2 driver. However I noticed
> http://www.freebsd.org/donations/donors.html includes a donation of
> this card to will at freebsd.org. Is there a current driver? I can't
> find one in /usr/src/sys. Does anyone have this card working with
> -current or -stable?
The yellowfin got rolled over by the GigE marketplace steamroller.
Packet Engines was completely uncooperative with the open source
community. I couldn't get docs on the chip even after my employer
bought them. Now you can buy cards with better performance for 1/10
the price. Throw it away and get an EEPro/1000, roughly $45 these
"Where am I, and what am I doing in this handbasket?"
Wes Peters wes at softweyr.com
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