xSeries346 and FreeBSD 5.3

Rong-En Fan grafan at gmail.com
Wed Mar 9 03:22:12 PST 2005

On Wed, 9 Mar 2005 12:10:09 +0100, pck <peceka at gmail.com> wrote:
> Welcome,
> I've just bought IBM xSeries346 server. There was no problem with
> installing FreeBSD 5.3, but problem is with LAN card - BCM5721 (I
> think, reseller told me this name).
> Is there any possibility to run this card?

You have to install a 5-STABLE or manually get following files


and recompile kernel.
without those two mii files, you can only run 100-baseTX.

Rong-En Fan

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