FreeBSD on Asus EEE PC
emaste at freebsd.org
Wed Jan 2 13:59:18 PST 2008
On Wed, Jan 02, 2008 at 10:26:06PM +0100, Ivan Voras wrote:
> Kip Macy wrote:
> > Do you know what network chip it uses?
> Not exactly, but apparently it's very well supported under Linux and
> Windows since Google doesn't find anything useful on the topic.
> I found this in the Linux drivers' source code:
> * Copyright(c) 2007 Atheros Corporation. All rights reserved.
> * Copyright(c) 2006 xiong huang <xiong.huang at atheros.com>
> * Derived from Intel e1000 driver
> * Copyright(c) 1999 - 2005 Intel Corporation. All rights reserved.
The chip is an Atheros (formerly Attansic) L2. Even though it claims to
be derived from the e1000 driver, I believe they just used it as a
reference on writing Linux device drivers; I don't think it's really
related to the e1000 hardware at all.
More information about the freebsd-current