Intel® Network Adapter Driver for PCIe* 40 Gigabit Ethernet Network Connections under Linux*

Version: (Previously Released) Date: 1/29/2020

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Detailed Description


The driver in this release is compatible with the 700 series devices for controller-based Intel® Ethernet Network Connections.

What's new?

  • Fix DCP enable/disable handling for 2.5Gbps and 5Gbps speeds
  • Fix general protection fault during remove vlan from vf
  • Fix for ethtool -m issue on X722 NIC
  • Fix logging speed 2.5Gbps & 5Gbps in VF link message
  • Fix support for logging EEE status in RHEL6.10
  • Fix unsupported ethtool EEE parameters handling
  • Fix error when iavf is reloaded
  • Fix log on failed attempt to add vf mirror
  • Fix driver compilation on kernel 5.2+ without CONFIG_DCB
  • Add statistics for lpi duration for EEE supported cards
  • Add EEE log info when link is up
  • Add log TC creation failure when max num of queues is exceeded
  • And some minor bugfixes

See the readme for installation instructions, how to identify your adapter, command line parameters, additional features, and known issues.

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