[CentOS] Centos 8 and E1000 intel driver

Fri Jan 17 23:54:56 UTC 2020
John Pierce <jhn.pierce at gmail.com>

On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 3:16 PM david <david at daku.org> wrote:

> Folks
> I know that support for the network adaptors supported by the 'e1000'
> driver have been removed from the base distribution.  However, I have
> exactly that controller (Broadcom Gigabit Ethernet PCI, not
> PCIe).  Is there a way for me to add support for that on Centos
> 8.1?  Perhaps a driver in an RPM package?
e1000 is Intel, not Broadcom.   Broadcom drivers are generally BCM
something, like bcm5700

-john r pierce
  recycling used bits in santa cruz