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|ALE(4)||Kernel Interfaces Manual||ALE(4)|
NAMEale — Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 10/100/Gigabit Ethernet device
SYNOPSISale* at pci?
atphy* at mii?
DESCRIPTIONThe ale driver provides support for Ethernet interfaces based on the Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 Ethernet chipset, also known as the Attansic L1E.
The ale driver supports IPv4 receive IP/TCP/UDP checksum offload and VLAN tag insertion and stripping.
The following media types are supported:
- Enable autoselection of the media type and options.
- Set 10Mbps operation.
- Set 100Mbps (Fast Ethernet) operation.
- Set 1000Mbps (Gigabit Ethernet) operation.
For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8). To view a list of media types and options supported by the card, try ifconfig -m <device>. For example, ifconfig -m ale0.
SEE ALSOarp(4), atphy(4), ifmedia(4), intro(4), netintro(4), pci(4), ifconfig(8)
HISTORYThe ale device driver first appeared in OpenBSD 4.5. It was then ported to NetBSD 5.1.
AUTHORSThe ale driver was written by for FreeBSD and ported to OpenBSD by <kevlo@OpenBSD.org> then ported to NetBSD by <cegger@NetBSD.org> and Kevin Lahey.
|May 5, 2009||NetBSD 7.0|