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 version: DPDK.L.1.2.3-3

Intel® IXGBE driver
===================

This directory contains code from the Intel® Network Adapter Driver for PCI-E
10 Gigabit Network Connections under FreeBSD, version 2.4.4, dated 10/25/2011.
This code is available from
`http://downloadmirror.intel.com/14688/eng/ixgbe-2.4.4.tar.gz`

This driver is valid for the product(s) listed below

* Intel® 10 Gigabit AF DA Dual Port Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit AT Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit AT2 Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Dual Port Server Adapter
* Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter
* Intel® 82598 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
* Intel® 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
* Intel® Ethernet Controller X540-AT2
* Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520 Series
* Intel® Ethernet Server Adapter X520-T2

Updating driver
===============

The following modifications have been made to this code to integrate it with the
Intel® DPDK:


ixgbe_osdep.h
-------------

The OS dependency layer has been extensively modified to support the drivers in
the Intel® DPDK environment. It is expected that these files will not need to be
changed on updating the driver.