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Manual Reference Pages  -  SGE (4)

NAME

sge - Silicon Integrated Systems SiS190/191 Fast/Gigabit Ethernet driver

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Hardware
See Also
History

SYNOPSIS

To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel configuration file:


.Cd device miibus
.Cd device sge

Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the following line in loader.conf(5):

if_sge_load="YES"

DESCRIPTION

The sge device driver provides support for SiS190 Fast Ethernet controllers and SiS191 Fast/Gigabit Ethernet controllers.

All LOMs supported by the sge driver have TCP/UDP/IP checksum offload for transmit and receive, TCP segmentation offload (TSO), hardware VLAN tag stripping/insertion features. Due to lack of documentation Wake On Lan (WOL), Jumbo frame and an interrupt moderation mechanism are not supported yet.

The sge driver supports the following media types:
autoselect Enable autoselection of the media type and options. The user can manually override the autoselected mode by adding media options to rc.conf(5).
10baseT/UTP
  Set 10Mbps operation.
100baseTX Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation.
1000baseTX Set 1000baseTX operation over twisted pair.

The sge driver supports the following media options:
full-duplex
  Force full duplex operation.
half-duplex
  Force half duplex operation.

For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8).

HARDWARE

The sge device driver provides support for the following Ethernet controllers:

  • SiS190 Fast Ethernet controller
  • SiS191 Fast/Gigabit Ethernet controller

SEE ALSO

altq(4), arp(4), miibus(4), netintro(4), ng_ether(4), rgephy(4), vlan(4), ifconfig(8)

HISTORY

The sge driver was written by
.An Alexander Pohoyda <alexander.pohoyda@gmx.net>. And enhanced by
.An Nikolay Denev <ndenev@gmail.com>. It first appeared in
.Fx 8.1 .
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