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Date:      Mon, 2 Oct 2006 09:36:31 -0400
From:      Bill Moran <wmoran@collaborativefusion.com>
To:        Paul Schmehl <pauls@utdallas.edu>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: dell poweregde 2900/2950 and FreeBSD
Message-ID:  <20061002093631.36ccb9e9.wmoran@collaborativefusion.com>
In-Reply-To: <B8B7216C25FD6D969AEE7B5D@paul-schmehls-powerbook59.local>
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In response to Paul Schmehl <pauls@utdallas.edu>:

> --On September 29, 2006 2:31:03 PM -0400 Bill Moran 
> <wmoran@collaborativefusion.com> wrote:
> >
> > 3) We're having intermittent problems with the onboard NICs on these
> >    units.  I have some testing to do Monday to narrow the problem down,
> >    but for now, don't trust the onboard NICs to work reliably.
> 
> Bill, if those are the Broadcomm Extreme NICs (bce), you need to grab the 
> new version of the if_bce.c file.  It fixed the problems that I had with 
> the NICs.  There's a char inside the file that defines the version - you 
> need 0.9.6.  You've got 0.9.5, I'll bet.

Nope:
char bce_driver_version[] = "v0.9.6";

-- 
Bill Moran
Collaborative Fusion Inc.

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