|VIC(4)||Device Drivers Manual||VIC(4)|
vic — VMware
VMXnet Virtual Interface Controller device
vic* at pci?
vic driver provides support for the
VMXnet virtual NIC available in virtual machines by VMware. It appears as a
simple Ethernet device but is actually a virtual network interface to the
underlying host operating system.
This driver supports the
protocol, as an alternative to the emulated
em(4) interfaces also available in the VMware
vic driver is optimized for the
virtual machine, it can provide advanced capabilities depending on the
underlying host operating system and the physical network interface
controller of the host.
vic driver supports VMware virtual
NICs provided by the following products:
vic driver supports the following
For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8).
The following entry must be added to the VMware configuration file
to provide the
ethernet0.virtualDev = "vmxnet"
vic driver first appeared in
|January 4, 2018||OpenBSD-current|