NVIDIA nForce MCP 10/100/Gigabit
nfe* at pci?
atphy* at mii?
brgphy* at mii?
ciphy* at mii?
eephy* at mii?
icsphy* at mii?
rgephy* at mii?
rlphy* at mii?
nfe driver supports Fast Ethernet and
Gigabit Ethernet adapters based on the NVIDIA nForce Media and
Communications Processors (MCP), the nForce, nForce 2, nForce 3, CK804,
MCP04, MCP51, MCP55, MCP61, MCP65, MCP67, MCP73, MCP77, MCP79 and MCP89
Ethernet controller chips.
nfe driver supports IPv4
transmit/receive IP/TCP/UDP checksum offload with the nForce 3, CK804,
MCP55, MCP77, MCP79 and MCP89 chipsets and VLAN tag insertion and stripping
with the MCP55 chipset.
nfe driver additionally supports Wake
on LAN (WoL). See arp(8) and
ifconfig(8) for more details.
nfe driver supports the following
- Enable autoselection of the media type and options.
- Set 10Mbps operation.
- Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation.
- Set 1000Mbps (Gigabit Ethernet) operation (recent models only).
arp(4), atphy(4), brgphy(4), ciphy(4), eephy(4), icsphy(4), ifmedia(4), intro(4), netintro(4), pci(4), rgephy(4), rlphy(4), hostname.if(5), ifconfig(8)
nfe device driver first appeared in
nfe driver was written by
NVIDIA refuse to release any documentation on their products.