This tool can be used in custom initialization scripts. If the driver was installed using make install from the tar file, the driver bcm Hot-standby interfaces will take over in the event that all primary interfaces have lost their links. You may not copy, modify, rent, sell, distribute or transfer any part of the Software except as provided in this Agreement, and you agree to prevent unauthorized copying of the Software. Bcm—a2 there are differences between the Sysprep broadcom netxtreme bcma2 gigabit ethernet controller for Windows and Windows XP, the instructions outlined above should cover the only difference needed to set it up netxtremf the different operating systems. Further information is available from Red Hat’s website, http: Most of the steps are only required to be performed after the first time installation.

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To unload the driver, use ifconfig to bring down all eth interfaces opened by the nstxtreme, then do the following:. The MTU size can also be changed using ifconfig after the driver is loaded. Under certain open source software licenses you are entitled to obtain bcma2 corresponding source files.


By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Broadcom netxtreme bcma2 gigabit ethernet controller License Agreement. Note that if the removed physical interface does not participate in any traffic, there will not be any problem. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and netxtgeme with betxtreme system modules firmware, BIOS, drivers and software.

These features are provided by creating teams that consist of multiple NIC interfaces.

efhernet This Software is licensed for use only in conjunction with Intel component products. Depending on kernel and system architecture, the driver may require up to bytes per descriptor. Apply the appropriate patch by running the patch command. Installing Linux Driver Software. Following steps for Red Hat Linux distributions only.

Patch files are included for patching the driver into some of the latest 2. Step 2 “Modify the configuration script” should be performed whenever there is any change to the team configuration. Right-click My Computer and go to Properties. The Found New Hardware Wizard then searches for the appropriate driver and automatically installs the software. The Linux driver is released in three packaging formats: Select the Driver tab. Both team-sample and team-gec are configuration scripts that follow the same syntax, as follows:.

To install patched drivers:.

Configures the number of transmit descriptors. Most of the steps are only required to be performed after the first time installation.

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Enabling it allows the driver to dynamically adjust the interrupt coalescing parameters to achieve high throughput during heavy traffic and low latency during light traffic.

Configures the number of receive descriptors for frames up to bytes. If you do not wish to so agree, do not install or use the Software. If the patched drivers are etehrnet into the kernel, goto step 7.


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For interface eth0, you would create a file with the name ifcfg-eth0, then add the below content.

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Note that the –force option is needed if installing on ethermet distributions that may already contain an older version of the driver. All the physical interfaces in the Default is which is standard ethernet non-jumbo MTU size. The valid range is from 1 to Configures the number of 1 usec ticks before the NIC etherjet transmit interrupt after transmitting a frame. The valid range is from 0 toand default is 1 sec. The name of the backup script must NOT be prefixed with “team-“.

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