Subject: Re: Today's news: VS4000/60 support.
To: Anders Magnusson <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/08/1998 11:46:22
At 10:15 AM 9/8/98 , Anders Magnusson wrote:
>> Anders Magnusson wrote:
>> > 
>> > Correct. The 4000/90 has another Ethernet chip, for which there is no
>> > driver.
>> OK. I seem to remember a discussion about this chip being the same or
>> closely related to that on the VAX4300? Or was that just a dream?
>It's possible, but there is no driver for the 4000/300 ethernet either, 
>other than the standalone one.

Both use the SGEC (which is quite similar to the 21x40 (which could be
called FGEC: Fouth Generation Ethernet Controller)).  The DECsystem 5500
also use the SGEC.
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