Re: Recommendations for 100Mbit Ethernet Card

Peter Svensson (
Tue, 25 Nov 1997 21:09:52 +0100 (MET)

On Mon, 24 Nov 1997, Thomas Schenk wrote:

> As a result of my previous request for assistance, I have received more
> than a couple of recommendations to stop using 3COM 3c905 ethernet cards,
> however, noone suggested an alternative. I would appreciate any and all
> recommendations on a replacement for this card, preferably one that can
> do hardware multicast.

The tulip-based cards are usually a win. I use D-link dfe-500, they work
like a charm at least with the modern kernels in he 2.0.*-series.


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