unixdev.net


Switch to SpeakEasy.net DSL

The Modular Manual Browser

Home Page
Manual: (NetBSD-6.1.5)
Page:
Section:
Apropos / Subsearch:
optional field

NFE(4)                     Kernel Interfaces Manual                     NFE(4)

NAME
     nfe -- NVIDIA nForce MCP Ethernet driver

SYNOPSIS
     nfe* at pci?
     ciphy* at mii?
     icsphy* at mii?
     makphy* at mii?
     rlphy* at mii?

DESCRIPTION
     The nfe driver supports PCI Ethernet adapters based on the NVIDIA nForce
     Media and Communications Processors (MCP), such as the nForce, nForce 2,
     nForce 3, CK804, MCP04, MCP51, MCP55, MCP61, MCP65, MCP67 and MCP73
     Ethernet controller chips.

     The nfe driver supports the following media types:

     autoselect  Enable autoselection of the media type and options.
     10baseT     Set 10Mbps operation.
     100baseTX   Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation.
     1000baseT   Set 1000Mbps (Gigabit Ethernet) operation (recent models
                 only).

SEE ALSO
     arp(4), ciphy(4), icsphy(4), ifmedia(4), intro(4), netintro(4), pci(4),
     rlphy(4), ifconfig(8)

HISTORY
     The nfe device driver first appeared in OpenBSD 3.9.  It was added to
     NetBSD 3.1.

AUTHORS
     The nfe driver was written by Jonathan Gray <jsgATopenbsd.org> and Damien
     Bergamini <damienATopenbsd.org>.

CAVEATS
     NVIDIA refuse to release any documentation on their products.

NetBSD 6.1.5                   November 14, 2007                  NetBSD 6.1.5