amd64/123889: Intel Gigabit Interfaces lost by Update 7.0-> STABLE

Michael Fuckner michael at
Thu May 22 13:05:12 UTC 2008

Scot Hetzel wrote:
>  >
>  You don't need to add igb to GENERIC to get the network interface
>  back, just add:
>  if_igb_load="YES"
>  to /boot/loader.conf.

It should be written down somewhere (UPDATING?).
I don't believe it is the plan to walk to the datacenter because the 
system is not accessible after upgrading. This simply shouldn't happen!

And of course, this is not specific to AMD64, but all other archs as well.


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