Subject: Re: de* vs tlp*
To: Dave McGuire <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/16/2002 13:24:35
On Mon, Sep 16, 2002 at 04:23:24PM -0400, Dave McGuire wrote:

 >    Hi folks.  Sorry if this is a dumb question...but it appears that the 
 > de driver and the tlp driver both handle Tulip-based interfaces.  In 
 > general cases, should I use one over the other?  Is there anything that 
 > makes one preferable over the other for general applications?

The tlp driver is the one you want to use ... the de driver is deprecated,
and we'd like to remove it from the tree, eventually.  We're leaving it
around as an option in case tlp doesn't support some random board, right
now, but once all that stuff is merged into tlp, de will go.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>