Atheros NIC on ESXi

Hey all,

A supplementary post to my previous post. http://franksayshai.com/realtek-nics-on-esxi
Also available is a vib for Atheros NICs on ESXi.

Provided at the bottom of the article is the vibs and instructions below:

1. Use WinSCP or Cyberduck to copy the files to the ESXi host ex: /tmp
2. Change directory to the folder where there were uploaded to:
cd /tmp
3. Install the VIB:
esxcli software vib install -v /tmp/net-atl1e-1.0.1.14.x86_64.zip
4. Reboot the host, and it should be working now

Drivers:
http://franksayshai.com/download/net-atl1e-1.0.1.14.x86_64.vib

Drivers sourced from this article:
https://www.aligrant.com/web/blog/2012-03

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