Broadcom BCM5714 ethernet not recognized by 6.0-RELEASE

Vivek Khera vivek at
Thu Mar 2 16:01:49 UTC 2006

On Feb 28, 2006, at 4:08 PM, Michael Proto wrote:

> Do you have ACPI disabled by any chance? I ran into a similar  
> situation
> with a BCM5751 (I think) and 5.4 with ACPI disabled. I was able to
> resolve it by enabling ACPI, at which point the card was successfully
> recognized by the bge driver.

Nope.  Stock CD install of 6.0 with nothing special done to it.

The source code indicates that the 5714C is supported, but this  
particular chipset is not found.

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