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From: "J. Ryan Earl" <>
To: Jan De Luyck <>
Subject: Re: [2.6.6] eepro100 vs e100?
Date: Wed, 19 May 2004 06:19:48 -0500	[thread overview]
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I've always had good results with the e100 driver:

Intel(R) PRO/100 Network Driver - version 2.3.36-k1
Copyright (c) 2003 Intel Corporation

e100: selftest OK.
e100: eth1: Intel(R) PRO/100 Network Connection
  Hardware receive checksums enabled
  cpu cycle saver enabled

Jan De Luyck wrote:

>Hash: SHA1
>Hello List,
>I'm currently in the process of cleaning up my 2.6 kernel configuration on my 
>trusty SMP HP Netserver LC3, which comes shipped with 2 identical intel Pro 
>Ethernet 100 mbit cards:
>0000:00:08.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82557/8/9 [Ethernet Pro 100] 
>(rev 05)
>        Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company NetServer 10/100TX
>        Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 66, IRQ 16
>        Memory at fecfd000 (32-bit, prefetchable)
>        I/O ports at fcc0 [size=32]
>        Memory at fed00000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1M]
>        Capabilities: [dc] Power Management version 1
>I'm wondering what driver is the "best" one to use? Judging by the comments in 
>the files, the e100 driver seems to be the best maintained, though I'm 
>probably wrong ;p
>The website that is referenced in the eepro100 driver is no longer available 
>(returns a 404).
>If someone can shed some light on this, thanks!
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2004-05-19 11:22 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2004-05-19  6:58 Jan De Luyck
2004-05-19  7:11 ` Danny ter Haar
2004-05-19 11:12 ` Meelis Roos
2004-05-19 11:19 ` J. Ryan Earl [this message]
2004-05-19 15:46 ` Bill Davidsen
2004-05-19 22:48 ` Darren Williams

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