regarding 1 Gig Chelsio SFP support
koitsu at FreeBSD.org
Fri Sep 26 04:27:07 UTC 2008
On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 02:15:11PM -0700, Sean Bruno wrote:
> Satendra Pratap wrote:
>> Reposting on stable mailing list(FreeBSD 6.X):
>> We have chelsio T304 1 Gig card which supports Fiber SFP. I have already
>> asked from chelsio guys for its Driver support on FreeBSD and still
>> waiting for reply. Just wondering if anybody could let me know about
>> T304's Driver support on FreeBSD 6.x .
>> One more question, because we use third party SFPs (finsar, picolight
>> etc) so do we need to download SFP's drivers also or NIC (Ethernet MAC) vendor's
>> device driver should already have that support?
> If it's supported, it's been supported by 6.x since 6.3 according to
> the cxgb(4) man page. I couldn't cross-reference "T304" on the
> chelsio web site, but perhaps it's based on the T3 chipset and will
> "just work" :)
> Follow the instructions in the man page with a BSD 6.3 machine to see if
> it works.
> If it doesn't, please repost the output of lspci -v here so we can see
> if it's a card that should work, but doesn't.
s/lspci -v/pciconf -lv/
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