FCP-0101: Deprecating most 10/100 Ethernet drivers
andrew at fubar.geek.nz
Fri Oct 5 15:05:16 UTC 2018
> On 3 Oct 2018, at 22:05, Brooks Davis <brooks at freebsd.org> wrote:
>>>> Please direct replies to freebsd-arch <<<
> FCP-01010 (https://github.com/freebsd/fcp/blob/master/fcp-0101.md)
> outlines a plan to deprecate most 10/100 Ethernet drivers in FreeBSD 12
> and remove them in FreeBSD 13 to reduce the burden of maintaining and
> improving the network stack. We have discussed this within the
> core team and intend to move forward as proposed. We are solictiting
> feedback on the list of drivers to be excepted from removal.
> The current list of drivers slated for REMOVAL is:
> ae, bfe, bm, cs, dme, ed, ep, ex, fe, pcn, rl, sf, smc, sn,
> ste, tl, tx, txp, vx, wb, xe
smc is found in the Arm models (simulators) . I’ve seen it in the Foundation and Architecture Envelope Models. I assume it’s also in the other models, but don’t have a license for them to check.
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