Solaris 10 8/11 doesn’t support Broadcom 5720 Dual-Port NIC of R420

Solaris 10 8/11 Doesn’t support broadcom 5720 dual-port NIC

Solution: Install driver manually
Download: http://www.broadcom.com/support/license.php?file=570x/sol86-15.2.2.zip
Use usb or CD upload the file into the system. Unpack it and run:

# rem_drv bge (remove old bge driver)
# pkgadd -d BRCMbge-Solaris_10u10-i386-15.2.2.pkg
# devfsadm

And you can find the bge in /dev

5720 is in the HCL of Solaris 11

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