Subject: Re: Multiport Ethernet NICs
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 07/04/2000 23:38:01
On Wed, Jul 05, 2000 at 06:45:37AM +0200, Lucio De Re wrote:
> I'm looking for one or more Ethernet adapters for the i386, ISA or
> PCI, with multiple, isolated interfaces and ports. I have a few
> Genius combined NIC and hub (five ports, one reversible) adapters
> and I'm saddened to hear that they've been discontinued. But they
> aren't what I want. I have a multi-homed host and I would dearly
> like fewer than the four adapters I will need really soon. Even
> two ports per card would seem a great improvement.
I'm using Intel EtherExpress Pro/100 Dual Server Adapters at work,
and they work fine. They have a PCI-PCI bridge and 2 `fxp' interfaces
cdw.com has them.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>