Intel® Network Adapter Driver for PCIe* 40 Gigabit Ethernet Network Connections under Linux*



This download record includes the i40e Linux* base driver version 2.9.21 for the 710 series devices.

Available Downloads

  • Linux*
  • Size: 547.3 KB
  • SHA1: 32C7293FDD3C2BC57740CBC6EA0B6446B0C8283C

Detailed Description


The driver in this release is compatible with the 710 series devices for controller-based Intel® Ethernet Network Connections.

What's new?

  • EOL Itanium support
  • Added support for persistent F/W LLDP feature
  • Added support for 2.5G/5G speeds for some cards
  • Added support for EEE ethtool --set-eee $pf eee off/on for some cards
  • Added ability to change vf mac address from host by ip command
  • Added ability for untrusted VF to create up to 16 VLANs
  • Added ability for untrusted VF to add 16 multicast filters
  • Added support for few new cards Many minor bug fixes, code hardening and logging enhancements

See the release notes for installation instructions, how to identify your adapter, command line parameters, additional features, and known issues.