Driver for USB (2.0) Ethernet adapters based on the ASIX AX88172 chip
io-pkt-variant -d axe ... &
where variant is one of v4, v4-hc, or v6-hc.
The devnp-axe.so driver supports USB (2.0) Ethernet adapters based on the ASIX AX88172 chip. This is a ported NetBSD driver; its interface names are in the form axeX, where X is an integer.
The chip contains a 10/100 Ethernet MAC with MII interface and is designed to work with both Ethernet and HomePNA transceivers. The chip also supports USB 2.0, thereby accommodating 100 Mb/s data rates.
The devnp-axe.so driver supports the following media types:
The devnp-axe.so driver supports the following media options:
For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig.
|Native io-pkt and ported NetBSD drivers don't put entries into the /dev/io-net namespace, so a waitfor command for such an entry won't work properly in buildfiles or scripts. Use if_up -p instead; for example, instead of waitfor /dev/io-net/axe0, use if_up -p axe0.|
devn-*, devnp-*, ifconfig, io-pkt, nicinfo