Solaris 10 10/08 Release Notes

x86: bnx Driver Does Not Support Broadcom NetXtreme II 5709 Chipset (6637053)

The Broadcom NetXtreme II 5709 (BCM5709) chipset is not supported in the Solaris 10 10/08 release.

Workaround: Download the bnx driver from the web site.

Note –

Existing chipsets might experience performance regression issues when the downloaded driver is installed.