Subject: Re: packet capturing
To: Darren Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 01/22/2004 09:05:32
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On Jan 21, 2004, at 9:25 PM, Darren Reed wrote:
> The paper aside, are 100BT nics coming out with interrupt deferal or
> is it only 1000BT ones ? What about 4 port 1000BT cards (can you get
> them, even) ?
Some 10/100 NICs had some primitive interrupt deferral, i.e. you could
select on a per-Rx descriptor basis if the packet would trigger an
OTOH, inexpensive 10/100/1000 NICs are just fine for running at 100, as
Regarding 4-port 10/100 boards, D-Link may still have the DFE-570TX
available. Adaptec also had a 4-port 10/100 board, but I don't know
about its availability.
Really, I'd be shocked if vendors were wasting their time building new
multi-port 10/100 boards.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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