PE2650 broadcom NIC driver for

Hubbard, David dhubbard at
Tue Jun 25 18:53:00 CDT 2002

I'd get some Intel cards in those servers if you're serious
about availability.  I joined the kernel list today to
report a bug and have already seen a few posts about bugs
in the Broadcom driver that are being actively worked on.

I don't trust those cards...


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Anoop Mavath [mailto:Anoop.Mavath at] 
> Sent: Tuesday, June 25, 2002 7:48 PM
> To: Hubbard, David; 'Darrin Hyrup'; linux-poweredge at
> Subject: RE: PE2650 broadcom NIC driver for 
> Anybody has working 7.2 or 7.3 kickstart images for PE2650 
> having on Broadcom GB cards? The default 7.2 kernel doesnt 
> detect Broadcom GB cards and kick start goes into interactive 
> mode? Anyone know about availability or location of vmlinux 
> and initrd.img  for 7.2 that detects broadcom Gb card during 
> kickstart. Using 100bT cards is not an option since i have 30 
> of em babies.
> Thx in advance
> Anoop Mavath
> Synopsys Inc

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