Intel(R) 10GbE PCI Express adapters support

modulename: ixgbe.ko

configname: CONFIG_IXGBE

Linux Kernel Configuration
└─>Device Drivers
└─>Network device support
└─>Ethernet driver support
└─>PCI support
└─>Intel(R) 10GbE PCI Express adapters support
In linux kernel since version 2.6.24 (release Date: 2008-01-24)  
This driver supports Intel(R) 10GbE PCI Express family of
adapters. For more information on how to identify your adapter, go
to the Adapter & Driver ID Guide that can be located at:


More specific information on configuring the driver is in

To compile this driver as a module, choose M here. The module
will be called ixgbe.

source code: