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Re: anyone got a quad/tri port ethernet card for sale?!!



As well as the Matrox and the D-Link 570, does anyone have any
'favourite' quad port NIC's that work well under Debian (stable
or testing)?

We've had the same problem with the D-Link 580 dying under high loads
on more than one server...

-kieren


On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 10:40:08AM +0000, Jonathan McDowell wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 29, 2004 at 02:08:36AM -0000, Chris Evans wrote:
> > On 28 Feb 2004 at 19:35, Ardo van Rangelrooij wrote:
>  
> > Do you know if these (D-link 570 or 580) are supported with the basic 
> > Debian stable??  If so, I'm off to place bids!
>  
> *Don't* buy a D-Link 580. I've tried these in several different machines
> and they have a tendancy to die under high loads or sometimes even just
> with low loads. I gave up and went for the Intel cards, which are
> expensive but work well. The D-Link 570 is a different chipset than the
> 580, so it might well be ok - I've never used one.
> 
> J.
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