Subject: Re: 3c985B ?
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Jon Lindgren <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/07/1999 15:11:31
On Tue, 7 Dec 1999, Jason Thorpe wrote:

> On Tue, 07 Dec 1999 20:51:25 +0100 
>  Matthias Drochner <> wrote:
>  > Whether this is a good buy is another question. Most gigabit cards
>  > on the market are similar - all use the same "Tigeon" chip. The
>  > 3com card is probably one of the more expensive.
>  > (Well, I also got a DEC DEGPA. It probably beats even 3com's price.)
> The NetGear card is around $300US in retails stores around here...

I was just looking at them.  I know that Matthias mentioned that all cards
use the same chip, but has anyone used the NetGear card?  I am still a bit
weary of NetGear after their other 10/100 card chipset change...

-Jon Lindgren
 "Xyzzy!  You're a duck!",