Intel® Network Adapter Virtual Function Driver for Intel® Ethernet Controller 700 Series

Version: 2.0.30 (Previously Released) Date: 7/19/2017

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End Of Life - This download, Intel® Network Adapter Virtual Function Driver for Intel® Ethernet Controller 700 Series 2.0.30, will no longer be available after Sept. 6, 2019 and will not be supported with any additional functional, security, or other updates. All versions are provided as is. Intel recommends that users of Intel® Network Adapter Virtual Function Driver for Intel® Ethernet Controller 700 Series 2.0.30 upgrade to the latest driver version at your earliest convenience.


This download contains the i40evf Linux* driver for Intel® Ethernet Controller XL710 and X710 virtual function network devices.

The driver supports kernel versions 2.6.32 and newer. The i40evf driver supports Intel Ethernet Controller XL710 and X710-based virtual function devices that can only be activated on kernels supporting SR-IOV.

The i40evf driver supports virtual functions generated by the i40e driver, with one or more VFs enabled through sysfs.


What's new?

See the release notes for installation instructions, hot to identify your adapter, command line parameters, additional features, and known issues.

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