Subject: Re: nVidia nForce3 chipset support in current
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com>
From: Roberto Pereyra <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/13/2005 18:53:00
I found this driver for Solaris 10 (with source), maybe be useful for
netbsd (in under BSD license).
2005/11/8, Roberto Pereyra <email@example.com>:
> Thanks a lot !!
> 2005/11/7, Allen Briggs <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > On Fri, Nov 04, 2005 at 09:28:49AM -0300, Roberto Pereyra wrote:
> > > I just read that NetBSD 2.1 have nVidia nForce3 network adapter
> > > chipset support.
> > > I have this chipset onboard in my server.
> > > I running current but I don't see a way to enable this support.
> > There is a module "out there" that is a port of a FreeBSD driver
> > module. It uses binaries from nvidia's site and I don't think it
> > will make it into our main tree in that state.
> > That said, I've fooled around with it some on the nForce4 on amd64
> > and found that it works as long as you're not trying to netboot
> > from the same interface. I'm not sure what's up with that, but
> > it's probably worth a look.
> > There's also a GPL "forcedeth" driver in Linux for the same chipsets
> > that doesn't require binaries from nVIDIA.
> > -allen
> > --
> > Use NetBSD! http://www.NetBSD.org/
> Ing. Roberto Pereyra
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