Gigabit Ethernet Card for Fedora

Dave Jones davej at
Tue Dec 20 19:15:08 UTC 2005

On Tue, Dec 20, 2005 at 02:03:13PM -0500, Jon Shorie wrote:
 > We are upgrading our network from 10/100 to 10/100/1000 Ethernet and I need to 
 > install Gigabit ethernet cards in our Fedora machines.  Does anybody know if 
 > any 10/100/1000 ethernet that "just works" with fedora.

Intel e1000 usually 'just works'.

Ones to avoid are probably syskonnect. They seem to have a habit
of toggling between 'works / doesn't work' each update.

In the budget category, I've had good luck with Realtek RTL8169's.


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