On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 20:45:33 -0800 (PST), Max Khitrov <maximkh at yahoo dot com> wrote:
> Quick question - I finally got my Dell SC420 server for monowall (which
> works great btw, if anyone is interested), and right now I'm once again
> looking at getting a PCI Express 1x gigabit network card.
> The only one I found for a reasonable price is this one here:
> The only concern I have is if it is supported by the latest monowall
> (FreeBSD 5.3). Some of the sites I found say it is, others say it is
> but only with 3rd party drivers, and others say nothing about FreeBSD.
> Anyone care to try and figure out if this will work with monowall or
Doesn't look promising.
From some Googling, looks like your best bet would be a Broadcom
5751GB. I believe that's the same chipset as the onboard NIC on the
SC420, though I didn't check the specs on Dell's site to verify. It's
a little more pricey, but if your onboard is working, it should as