On Mon, Dec 17, 2007 at 01:07:57AM -0600, W. D. wrote: > Hello Gentlemen: > > The NVidia Ethernet card, nve0, seems to burp on transfers > of large files. After browsing the Web, apparently this > is a fairly common problem: > > http://www.google.com/search?q=nve0+device+timeout+FreeBSD > > From what I can tell, this seems to be the best, most recent > fix: > http://www.f.csce.kyushu-u.ac.jp/~shigeaki/software/freebsd-nfe.html > > Could anyone please point me to some instructions on > how to compile, install, and load this driver? > > When running "make install", this error shows up: > > "/usr/share/mk/bsd.kmod.mk", line 12 "can't find kernel source tree" > > Thank you so much for any light you can shed on this > problem.
Install the source, do a buildworld/buildkernel and try again. There are detailed instructions on both tasks in the handbook. http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/cvsup.html http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/makeworld.html Dan -- Daniel Bye _ ASCII ribbon campaign ( ) - against HTML, vCards and X - proprietary attachments in e-mail / \
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