This was posted to the NY Linux User's Group list.
Sunny Dubey wrote:
> Compusa has the Dlink DFE-530TX+ (Realtek 8139 based) 5 pack for free
> after $30 Mail-In-Rebate.
This ethernet card is supported by freebsd
according to this web site
Below, are some amused comments from another reader that relate.
>I'm reminded of what the author of the FreeBSD 8139 driver had to say
>about the chip. It's a rant about how badly the chip is designed, right
>in the source to the driver itself. As a nerd, I find it mildly amusing:
>Regardless, they do work (on Linux too) and now are
> apparently nearly free :)
....and it took longer to write this message than to order a pak