Marvell 88E8053, sky2, and netdev

John W. Linville linville at
Thu Dec 1 14:50:12 UTC 2005

On Thu, Dec 01, 2005 at 02:56:49AM -0800, Nathan Grennan wrote:
>   I have a MSI K8N Neo4 Platinum motherboard. It includes a Marvell
> 88E8053 ethernet controller. From what I see online it seems the right
> driver is the sky2 driver. I see hints that it was in the netdev.2
> package, but seems to be missing from the netdev.3 package. Has it been
> removed from netdev? Is it too unstable? Will it be coming back? Is
> there an alternative?

Hmmm...not sure how that happened.  I'll make sure it is in netdev.4.

John W. Linville
linville at

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