Subject: Re: nVidia motherboards?
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Richard Rauch <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 10/20/2003 10:12:27
On Mon, Oct 20, 2003 at 03:51:34PM +0200, Frank van der Linden wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 20, 2003 at 08:38:57AM -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> > Things look much better now.  I completed an install and started to poke
> > around but the on-board ethernet doesn't work.  (RealTek 0x8169, Rev. 0x10;
> > "not configured".)  So I will need to get a working NIC.  (No spares.  (^&)
> Looks like FreeBSD has a driver for this, committed a few months ago.
> I can port it, if you're willing to be a guinea pig for testing :-)

That would be good.  Depending on timing, sometime perhaps as early as this
week to as late as the first week of October I may be unable to do much
(whenever it starts, pro'ly will run about 1 week).

Before or after that, though, I'm up for experiments.

  "I probably don't know what I'm talking about."