Re: Debian 7.4 -- Intel e1000e module too old ...
On 21/04/2014 3:01 AM, Sven Joachim wrote:
> On 2014-04-20 18:47 +0200, Andrew McGlashan wrote:
>> Debian 7.4 -- Intel e1000e module too old ...
>> [SOLVED]Ethernet card intel I217-LM not recognized by Wheezy
>> Same onbaord NIC in HP 600 G1 machines, hope this helps some people.
>> Kali 1.06 works fine with this card.... why not current Debian stable?
> Because Kali 1.0.6 uses a much newer kernel, namely 3.12.
> Debian 7.5 will ship a kernel with updated ethernet drivers, there is
> also a 3.13 kernel available from wheezy-backports.
And with 7.5 due out very, very shortly now 
> 1. http://womble.decadent.org.uk/blog/linux-kernel-update-for-debian-75-new-intel-ethernet-drivers.html
> 2. https://packages.debian.org/source/stable-backports/linux
Thank you very much Sven, your reply is very much appreciated.