Rackmounted cases and new server spec

Simon Dick simond at irrelevant.org
Thu May 9 18:48:31 BST 2002


On Thu, May 09, 2002 at 10:35:49AM +0100, Tim Wiser wrote:
> Further to my query regarding whether the Net-Lynx EP320 10/100 PCI network
> card was supported by FreeBSD, I just bought one of the cards for
> installation into a Windows PC and had a nose around the driver floppy that
> comes with it.  Inside the Others folder there's a file called Freebsd.txt
> which informs me that I can download the appropriate driver at
> http://www.freebsd.org/~wpaul/RealTek/

Sounds like it's probably a standard realtek card which'll work fine
in standard freebsd using the rl driver.

> I will probably stick with a 3Com or Intel card though, just to be totally
> sure.

Realtek cards aren't renowned for their reliability so that's definitely
a good idea :)

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Simon Dick					simond at irrelevant.org




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