FreeBSD 7.0 and VMware tools (was Re: FreeBSD 7RC2 and VMware tools)

Dimitri Yioulos dyioulos at
Tue Mar 4 14:51:14 UTC 2008

On Monday 03 March 2008 2:33 pm, Michael C. Cambria wrote:
> Dimitri Yioulos wrote:
> >  I've followed a
> > couple of posts in other forums (or fora, if you prefer :-)  ) that
> > suggest using the e1000 NIC driver (e.g.
> >, but it fails.  This is the last
> > piece I need to make work.  Suggestions?
> What's the problem you see?
> All I've ever needed to do was edit my .vmx file and add:
> ethernet0.virtualDev = "e1000"
> MikeC
> _______________________________________________

So, Mike, do I do nothing with the "ifconfig_le0=" line in /etc/rc.conf?  The 
post I read said to change it to "ifconfig_em0= ...", but that didn't seem to 



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