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ethernet card Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express (rev 02)
model: Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express (rev 02)(model id: 418)
possible other names of the device:
Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express
vendor:
Broadcom Corporation
VendorID:ProductID code of the device:
14e4:1713
year of commercialization:
not-specified
interface:
PCI-E
tested on:
gNewSense 2.3 Deltah
Trisquel 5.5 Brigantia
Trisquel 6.0 Toutatis
tested with the following kernel libre:
3.0.0-17-generic
3.2.0-38-generic-pae
does it work with free software?
yes
free driver used:
tg3
Description:
Moved from the LibrePlanet hardware list -- UPDATED 13/07/2012.

lspci -vmmnn

Slot:	05:00.0
Class:	Ethernet controller [0200]
Vendor:	Broadcom Corporation [14e4]
Device:	NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express [1713]
SVendor:	Acer Incorporated [ALI] [1025]
SDevice:	Device [0136]
Rev:	02

lspci -nnk

05:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation NetLink BCM5906M Fast Ethernet PCI Express [14e4:1713] (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Acer Incorporated [ALI] Device [1025:0136]
	Kernel driver in use: tg3
	Kernel modules: tg3

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