PCI Gigabit Ethernet network interface card (NIC) recommendations

Gonzalo Nemmi gnemmi at gmail.com
Fri Aug 1 02:04:17 UTC 2008

On Thursday 31 July 2008 22:19:21 David Christensen wrote:
> freebsd-questions:
> I have a FreeBSD 7.0 RELEASE i386 computer, category 5E cabling, and a
> Netgear GS108 Gigabit switch.  The machine currently hosts CVS, and I plan
> to add FTP and mirroring eventually.
> I would like to add a PCI Gigabit Ethernet network interface card (NIC) to
> the computer and was wondering what cards other people are using and how
> they liked them.  Any comments and/or recommendations would be appreciated.

re0 in here

re0 at pci0:3:0:0: class=0x020000 card=0x81361019 chip=0x813610ec rev=0x01 

"re -- RealTek 8139C+/8169/816xS/811xS/8101E PCI/PCIe Ethernet adapter driver"

Works like a charm.
No complains :)

Gonzalo Nemmi

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