New driver coming soon.
brueffer at FreeBSD.org
Thu May 31 18:22:36 UTC 2007
On Wed, May 30, 2007 at 05:51:35PM -0700, Jack Vogel wrote:
> I wanted to let everyone know that I will soon have a
> new 10G driver to add to the tree. It is a PCI Express
> MSI/X adapter, I would like to call this driver 'ix' rather
> than follow Linux who are calling it 'ixgbe'. It is not
> backwardly compatible with ixgb. Any objections
> to the name? It would be nice to get this in before
> 7 becomes a RELEASE, what time frame do I
> have for that?
will the new driver support the hardware that ixgb(4) currently supports,
e.g. will it replace ixgb(4)? If yes, I'd like the name ixgb to stay.
Christian Brueffer chris at unixpages.org brueffer at FreeBSD.org
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