[CentOS-docs] r1000 Driver

Thu Apr 19 16:51:30 UTC 2007
Kirk Bocek <t004 at kbocek.com>

Ralph, I've edited the page. I think the title of the page should be changed
to "Realtek RTL8169 and RTL8110 NIC". I suspect that most people would search
by the chipset name returned by lspci and not by the driver name.

Kirk Bocek

Ralph Angenendt wrote:
> Kirk Bocek wrote:
>> Ralph, your message came in this time:
>>> Give me time until tomorrow (European time) and I'll open up the page
>>> for you. Is that for CentOS 3 or for (presumably) CentOS 4?
>>> Cheers,
>>> Ralph
>> The r1000 isn't specific to any version of CentOS but instead is for the 
>> 2.6 kernel. So it will be for CentOS 4 or 5: I used it with the stock 2.6.9 
>> kernel as well as a custom 2.6.19 kernel. It's been so long since CentOS 3 
>> I can't remember if that was the 2.6 kernel or 2.4. If you *have* to pick a 
>> version, I'd say open the page under CentOS 4 since that's what I've used 
>> the driver with.
> Done. There's a link for you to edit on
> <http://wiki.centos.org/HardwareList>.
> Cheers and thanks,
> Ralph
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