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Broadcom BCM5751 NetXtreme (PCIe, Gigabit Ethernet)

Ethernet Broadcom, Gigabit, Network card, PCI-Express

Broadcom BCM5751 NetXtreme (PCIe, Gigabit Ethernet)
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Updated: 03/05/2016 23:16

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The Broadcom BCM5751 Netxtreme is a PCI Express (v1.0a compatible) network card for Gigabit Ethernet. The card has the PCI ID 14e4:1677

02:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme BCM5751 Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express [14e4:1677] (rev 01)

and is fully supported under Linux. The BCM5751 is accessed under Linux by the kernel module tg3 (at least since kernel version 3.110), which will be loaded automatically during booting:

PCI INT A -> GSI 16 (level, low) -> IRQ 16
setting latency timer to 64
eth0: Tigon3 [partno(BCM5751PKFBG) rev 4001] (PCI Express) MAC address 00:11:22:33:44:55
eth0: attached PHY is 5750 (10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet) (WireSpeed[1])
eth0: RXcsums[1] LinkChgREG[0] MIirq[0] ASF[0] TSOcap[1]
eth0: dma_rwctrl[76180000] dma_mask[64-bit]
eth0: Link is up at 100 Mbps, full duplex
eth0: Flow control is off for TX and off for RX

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2 Responses to “Broadcom BCM5751 NetXtreme (PCIe, Gigabit Ethernet)”

  • Anonymous says:

    where can i get the drivers for this network card? it doesn’t seem to be working on Ubuntu version 16

    • michel says:

      did you get a solution for this network card?

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