SolarFlare 10GB card

aurfalien aurfalien at
Wed Aug 14 02:14:01 UTC 2013

On Aug 12, 2013, at 11:12 AM, Roland Smith wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 10:47:27AM -0700, aurfalien wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> We've a brand spanking new SolarFlare 10GB nic for use with our beast of a server.
>> However the vendor support page says the driver is in beta.
> If you look in the download[1], you'll see that the driver is named sfxge. It
> was released in November 2011. This driver is already present in FreeBSD 9.1,
> look at the source in /usr/src/sys/dev/sfxge.
> So it seems like it is as much out of beta as any other driver. :-)

It was actually easier to dl the driver from SolarF;ares site and follow there dirs.

But for future, ref, would be cool to now how to do this.

- aurf

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