Subject: Re: INTEL 82573E on CURRENT
To: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Marcin Jessa <email@example.com>
Date: 11/09/2005 22:39:15
On Wed, 9 Nov 2005 22:09:58 GMT
firstname.lastname@example.org (Matthias Scheler) wrote:
> In article <email@example.com>,
> Marcin Jessa <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > It's just not easy to read the FreeBSD code and figure out the
> > equivalents used by NetBSD.
> They are using a driver based on sources provided by Intel. And that
> is source is apparently used for Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris and possibly
> other Unix like operating system with as little modification as
> possible. So you end up with a code which is unpleasant to read and
> ignores most of the concepts of the target operating system.
I do not want to use any of the FreeBSD code.
The last thing I need to figure out before I have a working driver on
NetBSD is how that card reads correct values off the EEPROM.
And that thing is done by the FreeBSD's driver.