IntelВ® 82598 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller Network Adapter Driver 3.3.8 for Linux Publisher's description
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IntelВ® 82598 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller Network Adapter Driver 3.3.8 for Linux
This is the latest release of the ixgbe driver for Linux, which supports kernel versions up through 2.6.38.
changes in this release:
- Limit VF access to network traffic
- Disable packet split for 82599
- RPM spec file clean up
- Fix Rx of jumbo frames with SR-IOV enabled
- Cleanup of support addition/removal of ntuple filters
- Add checks to guard against fake Tx hangs due to Xoff packets
- Fix typos in README
- Add _GFP_NOWARN to alloc_skb() to avoid OOM killer
- Update support for X540
- Report PCIe bandwidth in gigatransfers instead of gigabytes
- Support for Dell CEM
- Update copyright
- Fix setting and reporting of advertised speeds via ethtool
- Update handling of Flow Director hash and perfect filters
- Reduce the verbosity of the driver at boot
- Update VF Tx rate limit restrictions
- Use usleep_range() instead of msleep() for time periods <20ms
- Allow DCB and perfect filers to co-exist
ixgbe-x.x.x.tar.gz is designed to work with IntelВ® 82598- and 82599-based PCI-Express* 10 gigabit Ethernet adapters/controllers under Linux* utilizing 2.6.x kernels.
The latest version and earlier versions of this driver are available from SourceForge.
This driver includes support for ItaniumВ® 2-based and IntelВ® EM64T systems.
If your IntelВ® 10 gigabit adapter/connection is not 82599 or 82598-based you will likely need to use the driver listed below:
- ixgb-x.x.x.tar.gz Linux driver supports all IntelВ® 82597-based PCI-X 10 gigabit network adapters/connections.
This download is valid for the product(s) listed below.
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit XF SR Dual Port Server Adapter
IntelВ® 82598 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit AT Server Adapter
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit AF DA Dual Port Server Adapter
IntelВ® Ethernet Server Adapter X520 Series
IntelВ® 10 Gigabit AT2 Server Adapter
IntelВ® 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Sun Dual 10GbE PCIe 2.0 FEM*
IntelВ® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-T2
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