Recommendation for gigabit NIC

Peter Mueller pmueller at sidestep.com
Wed Apr 14 19:14:01 CDT 2004


> I can't see that here with ftp.gwdg.de.
> It is a PE2650 with the onboard Broadcom NICs, with the tg3 driver and
> kernel 2.4.20-64GB-SMP (SUSE-8.2).
> The daily average is about 1 TB, with a peek of about 560 MBit/sec.

Oh ok, NAPI is in tg3 for some time now!
http://www.uwsg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/0301.1/0730.html

Neat.  Would you think about using the Broadcom drivers ;-)

P




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