Fail to install the driver of the on-board LAN Card
darren.pilgrim at bitfreak.org
Mon Aug 21 05:18:30 UTC 2006
Johnie Wong wrote:
> Dear All,
> I am the user of FreeBSD 6.1. Recently, i buy a new server for my
> company which is a Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 (1.86GHz) with Intel
> D946GZIS mainboard, 2GB Consair DDR2 Ram, 3Ware 9500S-4LP, and 4X
> Seagate 250GB SATA II Harddrive. But when i install the on-board LAN
> card driver by activating the default fxp option, it is invisible.
That board is really new, so I would guess you have a new network
controller with a PCI ID FreeBSD doesn't know about yet. It's a pretty
common occurrence, especially with Intel NICs. Post the complete output
of `pciconf -lv` (preferrably as an attached text file) and someone will
see if this is the case.
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