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ethernet card Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller (rev 06)
model: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller (rev 06)(model id: 315)
vendor:
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
VendorID:ProductID code of the device:
10ec:8168
year of commercialization:
not-specified
interface:
PCI-E
tested on:
Parabola GNU/Linux
Trisquel 4.5 Slaine
Trisquel 5.5 Brigantia
Trisquel 6.0 Toutatis
tested with the following kernel libre:
2.6.35-28-generic
3.0.0-17-generic
3.9.7-1
does it work with free software?
yes
free driver used:
r8169
Description:

lspci -vmmnn

Slot:	05:00.0
Class:	Ethernet controller [0200]
Vendor:	Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. [10ec]
Device:	RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller [8168]
SVendor:	Fujitsu Limited. [10cf]
SDevice:	Device [16af]
Rev:	06

lspci -nnk

05:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller [10ec:8168] (rev 06)
	Subsystem: Fujitsu Limited. Device [10cf:16af]
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169

lspci -nnpk

04:00.1 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller [10ec:8168] (rev 12)

lspci -v

07:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 02)
	Subsystem: Dell Device 0273
	Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 46
	I/O ports at 6000 [size=256]
	Memory at f8410000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=4K]
	Memory at f8400000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=64K]
	[virtual] Expansion ROM at f8420000 [disabled] [size=64K]
	Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 3
	Capabilities: [50] MSI: Enable+ Count=1/2 Maskable- 64bit+
	Capabilities: [70] Express Endpoint, MSI 01
	Capabilities: [b0] MSI-X: Enable- Count=2 Masked-
	Capabilities: [d0] Vital Product Data
	Capabilities: [100] Advanced Error Reporting
	Capabilities: [140] Virtual Channel
	Capabilities: [160] Device Serial Number 00-00-00-00-00-00-00-00
	Kernel driver in use: r8169
	Kernel modules: r8169

Revision 07 works.

Revision 06 works.

Revision 03 works.

Revision 02 works.

Revision 01 works.

Revision 0a works.

Added by rsandu, August 25th, 2011

This card (same VendorID, rev. 01, integrated on a Giga-byte Technology GA-EP45-DS5 Motherboard [1458:e000]) works very badly when coupled in the same system with a separate D-Link System Inc DGE-528T Gigabit Ethernet Adapter [1186:4300] (rev 10).

The Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller [10ec:8168] (rev 0b) is included in the Acer Z5771 computer.

According to manufacturer, revision 12, that is integrated in the ASUS F550JK-DCM1120 netbook, is 8168C, not 8168B

Flow Control

As for kernel 3.11.0-18-generic Flow Control can't be disable on this NIC

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