svn commit: r214721 - stable/7/share/man/man4
yongari at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 3 01:28:57 UTC 2010
Date: Wed Nov 3 01:28:57 2010
New Revision: 214721
Use shorten model name and add RTL8168, RTL8111 to the list of
supported device. re(4) had been supported all variants of RTL8168,
RTL8111 and RTL810x. I think this change will cover all controllers
supported by re(4).
stable/7/share/man/man4/ (props changed)
--- stable/7/share/man/man4/re.4 Wed Nov 3 01:28:09 2010 (r214720)
+++ stable/7/share/man/man4/re.4 Wed Nov 3 01:28:57 2010 (r214721)
@@ -30,12 +30,12 @@
-.Dd February 9, 2009
+.Dd October 27, 2010
.Dt RE 4
-.Nd "RealTek 8139C+/8169/816xS/811xS/8101E PCI/PCIe Ethernet adapter driver"
+.Nd "RealTek 8139C+/8169/816xS/811xS/8168/810xE/8111 PCI/PCIe Ethernet adapter driver"
To compile this driver into the kernel,
place the following lines in your
@@ -55,13 +55,13 @@ if_re_load="YES"
driver provides support for various NICs based on the RealTek RTL8139C+,
-RTL8169, RTL8169S, RTL8110S, RTL8168S, RTL8111S and RTL8101E PCI and
+RTL8169, RTL816xS, RTL811xS, RTL8168, RTL810xE and RTL8111 PCI and
PCIe Ethernet controllers.
-NICs based on the 8139C+ and 8101E are capable of 10 and 100Mbps speeds
+NICs based on the 8139C+ and 810xE are capable of 10 and 100Mbps speeds
over CAT5 cable.
-NICs based on the 8169, 816xS and 811xS are capable of 10, 100 and
+NICs based on the 8169, 816xS, 811xS, 8168 and 8111 are capable of 10, 100
+and 1000Mbps operation.
All NICs supported by the
@@ -72,8 +72,8 @@ capable of TCP large send (TCP segmentat
The 8139C+ is a single-chip solution combining both a 10/100 MAC and PHY.
The 8169 is a 10/100/1000 MAC only, requiring a GMII or TBI external PHY.
-The 8169S and 8110S are single-chip devices containing both a 10/100/1000
-MAC and 10/100/1000 copper PHY.
+The 816xS, 811xS, 8168 and 8111 are single-chip devices containing both a
+10/100/1000 MAC and 10/100/1000 copper PHY.
Standalone 10/100/1000 cards are available
in both 32-bit PCI and 64-bit PCI models.
The 8110S is designed for
@@ -144,8 +144,8 @@ For more information on configuring this
-driver supports RealTek RTL8139C+, RTL8169, RTL816xS, RTL811xS,
-and RTL8101E based Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet adapters including:
+driver supports RealTek RTL8139C+, RTL8169, RTL816xS, RTL811xS, RTL8168,
+RTL810xE and RTL8111 based Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet adapters including:
.Bl -bullet -compact
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