hardware not recognized
roberthuff at rcn.com
Sat Oct 27 10:26:58 PDT 2007
Erik Trulsson writes:
> > Recently, I replaced the NICs on a machine (old card was slow
> > and throwing errors). Per good reviews, I went with Intel.
> > However: the card is not recognized on boot, and I get:
> > If I explicitly load if_em via loader.conf, everything's fine.
> Do you have 'device em' in you kernel config ? If you don't you
> will of course have to load if_em as a module via loader.conf.
Custom kernel, no "device em", -CURRENT.
However, it was my understanding anything probed at boot whose
PCI id was known would automatically have the appropriate driver
loaded. Am I misinformed?
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