Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 448569
Use the driver update process to update the e1000e driver to support ICH9m, ICH10 and Hartwell controllers
Last modified: 2008-10-16 10:27:01 EDT
Description of problem:
Post 5.2 the e1000e driver needs to be updated to support the ICH9m, ICH10 and
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Update to the latest version of the Intel e1000e driver, needs to be at least
version 0.4.1. Changes will be pushed upstream prior to the update.
RHEL5.2 e1000e driver will not support the ICH9m, ICH10 and Harwell controllers
which OEMs are asking for.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try ot load the e1000e driver on any of the unsupported HW.
No support for the new controllers.
Work on the new controllers
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 448570 ***