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 From:  Dave Warren <maillist at devilsplayground dot net>
 To:  Jonathan De Graeve <Jonathan dot De dot Graeve at imelda dot be>
 Cc:  lola <lola at yais dot net>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Good NIC?
 Date:  Fri, 19 Aug 2005 11:19:57 -0600
Jonathan De Graeve wrote:

>My experience with 3com 905 are bad: kind of traffic drops at different
>points in time.
>
>Intel Pro100 > no problems and full speed
>
>Now using Broadcom BCM5704C Dual Gigabit Ethernet, ASIC rev. 0x2100 with
>great performance and little of no load on the cpu <6% with > 100Mbps
>(polling activated)
>  
>
I too have had bad experiences with the 3com 905 NICs... I love my Intel 
Pro1000 NIC though.

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