FXP(4) BSD Programmer's Manual FXP(4)
fxp - Intel EtherExpress PRO/100 Ethernet driver
fxp* at pci? dev ? function ? fxp* at cardbus? dev ? function ? icsphy* at mii? phy ? inphy* at mii? phy ? nsphy* at mii? phy ?
The fxp device driver supports the Intel EtherExpress 100 family of Eth- ernet cards based on the i82557, i82558, i82559 and i82562 chipsets. These come in several different varieties, including dual-port cards, and as built-in Ethernet solutions on certain motherboards. This includes, among others, the following models: Intel EtherExpress PRO/100 PCI Intel EtherExpress PRO/100B PCI Intel EtherExpress PRO/100+ PCI Intel EtherExpress PRO/100 Dual-Port PCI Intel PRO/100 CardBus II PC Card Intel PRO/100 VE Intel PRO/100 VM Intel PRO/100 M Other models of Intel network cards are supported by the ie(4) and iy(4) drivers. This list is not exhaustive. In particular, the fxp driver should support any card by any manufacturer which is based on one of the aforementioned chipsets. The following media types and options (as given to ifconfig(8)) are sup- ported: media autoselect Enable autoselection of the media type and options (default). media 100baseTX mediaopt full-duplex Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation and force full-duplex mode. media 100baseTX mediaopt half-duplex Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation and force half-duplex mode. media 10baseT mediaopt full-duplex Set 10Mbps operation and force full-duplex. media 10baseT mediaopt half-duplex Set 10Mbps operation and force half-duplex. If no media options are present, the fxp driver places the card into au- toselect mode. These cards also come with a variety of PHYs. Models exist with PHYs sup- ported by both the inphy(4) and nsphy(4) drivers.
fxp%d: couldn't map memory A fatal initialization error has occurred. fxp%d: couldn't map interrupt A fatal initialization error has occurred. fxp%d: Failed to malloc memory There are not enough mbufs available for allocation. fxp%d: device timeout The device has stopped responding to the network, or there is a problem with the network connection (cable).
arp(4), cardbus(4), icsphy(4), ie(4), ifmedia(4), inphy(4), intro(4), iophy(4), iy(4), netintro(4), nsphy(4), pci(4), hostname.if(5), ifconfig(8)
The fxp device driver first appeared in OpenBSD 2.2.
The fxp device driver was written by David Greenman. This manual page was written by David E. O'Brien. MirOS BSD #10-current April 28, 1998 1
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