[Techtalk] Re: gigabit nic cards with linux (debian)

Maria McKinley maria at shadlen.org
Tue Oct 10 21:07:11 UTC 2006

I think I am going to go with Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server Adapter 
PWLA8490MT. I haven't found anything saying anyone had real problems 
with it and debian, and Intel says it works with the linux kernel I 
have, so I'm going to take that to mean it should work...


Maria McKinley wrote:
> Hey there,
> For some reason, I'm having a difficult time finding anything relevant 
> on the web. Does anyone have any experience with gigabit nic cards in 
> linux? I have been using 3com nic cards for years, but apparently they 
> are getting out of the nic business. :-( So, now I am looking for 
> something else that will play well with linux, specifically debian. Any 
> ideas?
> thanks,
> Maria

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