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 From:  Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Ethernet Cards and Appliances
 Date:  Fri, 21 Oct 2005 10:23:29 -1000
On Oct 21, 2005, at 10:04 AM, Chris Buechler wrote:

> On 10/21/05, Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com> wrote:
>
>>
>> In the 4.11 driver there is logic to support the interrupt coalesce
>> function, but they are set to default values.  These are exposed via
>> sysctl, but I doubt that m0n0wall goes out of its way to make these
>> EZ to change.   (The 'auto setup' via 'ifconfig fxpN link0' isn't in
>> FreeBSD 4.11.)
>>
>
> link0 is in 4.11.
>
> At my request, Manuel changed m0n0wall to automatically throw in the
> link0 in ifconfig on all fxp's since ~1.2b8 or so.  For the ones that
> don't support it, I don't believe it has any adverse effect (and
> personally, I've yet to run into a fxp that doesn't, and I have dozens
> of them).

See what I get for only checking 1.1, 1.2b6 and 1.2b7

No, setting it shouldn't have any adverse effect.