At 03:52 AM 3/3/2008, Thomas Krause (Webmatic) wrote:
>>Pyun YongHyeon has fixed a lot of driver issues (i.e. re(4), bfr(4), vr(4))
>>over the last few months, many are already in CURRENT or RELENG_7 (not
>>sure how many of them made it into 7.0-RELEASE) or posted as patches
>>to the current@ mailing list.
>My question is: which other PCI-Express GBit NIC's then Intel's are
>available on the market? I can't find others ...
I have used a few bge nics that are PCIe.... However, I suggest stick
with the Intel for now.
My home box has a PCIe bge nic. It works fine for my home server on
RELENG_7 (Samba, nfs).
bge0@pci0:2:0:0: class=0x020000 card=0x167714e4
chip=0x167714e4 rev=0x01 hdr=0x00
vendor = 'Broadcom Corporation'
device = 'BCM5750A1 NetXtreme Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express'
class = network
subclass = ethernet
cap 01 = powerspec 2 supports D0 D3 current D0
cap 03 = VPD
cap 05 = MSI supports 8 messages, 64 bit
cap 10[d0] = PCI-Express 1 endpoint
bge0: <HPQ 10/100/1000 Copper Based Gigabit Adapter, ASIC rev.
0x4001> mem 0xfddf0000-0xfddfffff irq 18 at device 0.0 on pci2
miibus0: <MII bus> on bge0
brgphy0: <BCM5750 10/100/1000baseTX PHY> PHY 1 on miibus0
brgphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, 1000baseT,
bge0: Ethernet address: 00:10:18:14:15:43