Intel® Network Adapter Virtual Function Driver for Intel® 10 Gigabit Ethernet Network Connections



The ixgbevf driver version 4.5.1 supports 82599, X540, and X552-based Intel® 10 Gigabit Ethernet Network Connection virtual function devices that can only be activated on kernels that support SR-IOV.

Available Downloads

  • Linux*
  • Size: 188 KB
  • SHA1: 2DD89E4545BCA180B9912ED7A9D0C9FEA1ED92A1

Detailed Description


This is the most current release of the ixgbevf driver for Linux*, which
supports kernel versions 2.6.18 up through 4.15. It also has been tested on
the following distributions:

- RHEL 6.9
- RHEL 7.5
- SLES 11SP4
- SLES 12SP3
- Ubuntu 18.04

Changes in this release:
- Added XDP support
- Added support for gcc 7


What's new?

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