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18The vmxnet3s driver is a paravirtualized GLDv3 NIC driver designed to
19be used on VMware virtual machines version 7 and later. This version
20of the driver is based on the "stable-10.0.x" branch of the VMware
21open-vm-tools which can be obtained from:
25Changes from stable-10.0.x include:
27* add support for VLANs
28* enable building in the illumos gate
29* enable building with the Sun Studio compiler
30* lint cleanup: the driver is lint clean with two categorical
31 exceptions for which warnings are disabled in the Makefile
33The driver remains in the original C style to facilitate potential
34future synchronization with upstream.