Intel® Network Adapter Driver for PCIe* Intel® Gigabit Ethernet Network Connections under Linux*

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9/22/2019

Introduction

This download installs version 3.6.0 of the e1000e Linux* Intel® Network Adapter Driver for Intel® Gigabit Network Connections for PCI Express*.

Available Downloads

  • OS Independent, Linux*
  • Size: 306.7 KB
  • SHA1: DF917C2C947EC8F36602E419034A242F48D55DD7

Detailed Description

What's new

  • Added support to S0ix system state
  • Backport to upstream commit: fb24ea52f78e0d595852e09e3a55697c8f442189:

Remove explicit invocations of mmiowb()

  • Cosmetic changes in the compilation process

Purpose

This driver includes support for the Intel® Itanium® 2-based and the Intel® EM64T system. This release supports the latest 2.4 series kernel as well as 2.6.x and 3.x versions.

e1000e.x.x.x.tar.gz is designed to work with the Intel® 82563/82566/82567 Gigabit Ethernet PHY, Intel® 82571/82572/82573/82574/82577/82578/82579/82583 Gigabit Ethernet Controller, and I217/I218 controllers under Linux*. The latest version and earlier versions of this driver are available from SourceForge*.

If your adapter/connection is not 82563, 82566, 82567, 82571, 82572, 82573, 82574, 82577, 82578, 82579, or 82583-based, you should use one of the following drivers:

  • igb-x.x.x.tar.gz driver supports all Intel® 82575, 82576, 82580, I350, I210, or I211-based Gigabit Network Adapters/Connections
  • e1000-x.x.x.tar.gz driver supports all Intel® 8254x-based PCI and PCI-X Gigabit Network Adapters/Connections

See the readme notes for installation instructions, supported hardware, what is new, bug fixes, and known issues.

About Intel® drivers

The driver or software for your Intel® component might have been changed or replaced by the computer manufacturer. We recommend you work with your computer manufacturer before installing our driver so you don’t lose features or customizations.

See a list of computer manufacturer support websites