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

Version: 2.11.29 (Previously Released) Date: 5/14/2020

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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?

  • Add PTP pins support for cards that support 1PPS output
  • Add backward compatibility for link_speed report for iavf
  • Del mac/vlan anti spoof in sysfs
  • Del vlan_anti_spoof from spoofchk setting
  • Fix - restrict PTP PIN settings to PF 0
  • Fix disable non-standard PTP pin sysfs interface for new kernels
  • Fix scheduling while atomic possibility
  • Fix adding MAC filters when VLANs are added
  • Fix warning message during remove iavf driver
  • Fix issue while removing VFs
  • Fix issue during rmmod i40e driver
  • Fix check for invalid OEM firmware pointer
  • Fix trunk after sync VLAN sysfs and netdev ops
  • Fix tc mapping on real_num_tx_queues change
  • Fix setting PVID in trunk
  • Fix issue on VSI filter sync
  • Fix - prevent VLAN restore on KVM destroy
  • Fix allow_untagged to off, after trunk add
  • Fix unload a driver when it is in pre-recovery mode
  • Fix syncronization ip link show and sysfs
  • Fix Invalid VF Identifier error in dmesg
  • Fix combined issue after tc qdisc was failed
  • Fix compilation issue on modern OSes and other minor bug fixes

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

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