Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 432171
Realtek RTL8111/8168B driver won't work correct
Last modified: 2008-05-08 09:52:30 EDT
Description of problem:
RHEL 5.1 doesn't recognize the RTL8111/8168B onboard network Card.
RHEL 5.1 (kernel 2.6.18-53.el5) does not detect or configure this NIC.
On Fedora 8 with kernel 126.96.36.199-42.fc8 the kernel's r8169 driver correctly
identified and configured the on-board NIC.
Please backport the driver to RHEL.
lspci -v info of this card:
02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI
Express Gigabit Ethernet controller (rev 01)
Subsystem: Micro-Star International Co., Ltd. Unknown device 368c
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 209
I/O ports at d800 [size=256]
Memory at feaff000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4K]
Expansion ROM at feac0000 [disabled] [size=128K]
Capabilities:  Power Management version 2
Capabilities:  Vital Product Data
Capabilities:  Message Signalled Interrupts: 64bit+ Queue=0/1 Enable-
Capabilities:  Express Endpoint IRQ 0
Capabilities:  Vendor Specific Information
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