Intel NIC Linux DKMS and KMP RPMs for RedHat and Novell SLES.

Intel NIC Linux DKMS and KMP RPMs for RedHat and Novell SLES.

Includes support for:

Intel(R) Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T2
Intel(R) Ethernet Server Adapter I350-T4
Intel(R) Ethernet Server Adapter X540-T2
Intel(R) Ethernet Server Adapter X520-T2
Intel(R) Ethernet Server Adapter X520-2

Intel(R) GbE 4P I350c rNDC
Intel(R) 10GbE 2P X540c rNDC
Intel(R) GbE 2P I350c rNDC
Intel(R) 10GbE 2P X520k bNDC
Intel(R) 1GbE 4P I350 Mezz
Intel(R) 10GbE 2P X520 rNDC
Intel(R) I350 Gigabit Network Connection
Intel(R) 10GbE 2P X520 Adapter
Intel(R) 10GbE 2P X520 Adapter

Intel(R) Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel(R) Gigabit ET Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel(R) Gigabit ET Quad Port Mezzanine Card

Fixes & Enhancements

Update from 13.5.0


Version 14.0.0, A00



Release date

18 Dec 2012

Last Updated

04 Nov 2016


Available formats

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Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Windows Server 2008 x64
Suse Linux ES 10
Windows Server 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Applies to
Intel PCI-E 10Gig and 1Gig Family of Server Adapter Drivers
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for Intel_LAN_12.5_Linux_DKMS_KMPs_A00.tar.gz:

This archive contains the Intel Gigabit (e1000e, igb) and 10 Gigabit (ixgbe) DKMS RPMs for RHEL5U7/8 and SLES10x64SP4. For Novell SLES11x64SP2, the KMP drivers are included. DKMS provides a frame work for installing and maintaining drivers for multiple kernels. You must install or have installed the latest version of DKMS program before using this DKMS RPM package. You can download DKMS from

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link to accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and extract the file using the following commands: tar -xzvf Intel_LAN_14.0.0_Linux_DKMS_KMP_A00.tar.gz

1. To install the driver using DKMS, use "rpm -ivh (rpm name).rpm". You must install or have installed the DKMS program (available from before running the rpm command.

Download the HTML User's Guide
(file Intel_LAN_14.0.0_Manual_A00.exe)
for detailed instructions on installation and use.
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).