svn commit: r266423 - in head/sys: conf dev/i40e modules/i40e

Rui Paulo rpaulo at
Mon May 19 17:50:38 UTC 2014

On 18 May 2014, at 18:41, Julian Elischer <julian at> wrote:

> On 5/19/14, 9:21 AM, Jack F Vogel wrote:
>> Author: jfv
>> Date: Mon May 19 01:21:02 2014
>> New Revision: 266423
>> URL:
>> Log:
>>   This is the beta release of the driver for the new
>>   Intel 40G Ethernet Controller XL710 Family. This is
>>   the core driver, a VF driver called i40evf, will be
>>   following soon. Questions or comments to myself or
>>   my co-developer Eric Joyner. Cheers!
> love the name..

Aesthetics aside, I think the name should be changed.  Network drivers always used [a-z] for name and [0-9] for unit.  Can you find an example where this is not true?

Rui Paulo

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