Subject: Re: NIC load balancing
To: =?iso-8859-1?Q?P=E5l_Halvorsen?= <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/13/2001 20:28:26
On Fri, Jul 13, 2001 at 03:51:53PM +0200, Pål Halvorsen wrote:
> Hi!
> Some NICs (e.g., 3com 3c985b-sx giga-bit) have support for load balancing
> where transmitted data is spread over several NICs to increase outbound
> bandwidth.

Does it have several ports ? If not I can't see how the NIC itself can
do this, it's the kernel job

> Does NetBSD have support for this in the current ti-driver?

BTW, do the 3c985b work with ti ?

Manuel Bouyer <>