Subject: Re: DEC hardware question
To: Chris Rupnik <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 07/18/2002 09:49:03
On Thu, Jul 18, 2002 at 12:08:17PM -0400, Chris Rupnik wrote:

 > ex0 at pci0 dev 11 function 0: 3Com 3c905C-TX 10/100 Ethernet with mngmt
 > (rev. 0x78)
 > ex0: interrupting at isa irq 9
 > ex0: MAC address 00:04:75:8a:cc:88
 > exphy0 at ex0 phy 24: 3Com internal media interface
 > exphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, auto

These adapters also have IP/TCP/UDP checksum offload in hardware (which
NetBSD supports), which can be really nice on slower machines.  It's one
of the reasons I like them so much.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>