Linux support for AMD Opteron with Broadcom NICs
siegert at sfu.ca
Tue Jul 8 15:09:34 EDT 2003
On Tue, Jul 01, 2003 at 03:48:08PM -0700, Martin Siegert wrote:
> I have a dual AMD Opteron for a week or so as a demo and try to install
> Linux on it - so far with little success.
> For those of you who have such a box: which distribution are you using?
> Any advice on how to get those GigE Broadcom NICs to work?
Thanks to all of you who have responded with suggestions and pointers.
In the end this did turn out to be a hardware problem (this NICs plainly
did not work) and had nothing to do with the drivers and the distributions
that I tried. I am going to get another Opteron box and then will try once
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