Latest release of BCM5700 driver for PE2650

syn uw syn_uw at
Tue Aug 5 07:45:00 CDT 2003

>Try the "tigoon" driver. It's a module named tg3 (tg3.o)

Well no it's not possible for us to use this driver as it doesn't even 
support load balancing, fault tolerance (redundant links) and such nice 
features like the bcm5700 with it's basp module does. Hopefully this will 
change soon !


>-----Original Message-----
>From: syn uw [mailto:syn_uw at]
>Sent: Monday, August 04, 2003 5:10 PM
>To: linux-poweredge at
>Subject: Latest release of BCM5700 driver for PE2650
>I have a Dell PowerEdge 2650 with integrated Broadcom Gigabit NetXtreme 
>(BCM5700) and would like to know where I can find the latest version of the
>BCM5700 drivers ?
>I am asking this because it is still not part of the Linux kernel (as of
>2.4.21) I think and I just wanted to make sure I am using the latest.
>Currently I am using the drivers which I compiled from the
>bcm5700-4.0.2.tar.gz package file.
>Pablo Barroso Cubillas
>Mr Gandhi, what do you think of Western Civilization?
>- "I think it would be a good idea."

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