Linux Base Driver for the Intel(R) Ethernet Connection E800 Series

Intel ice Linux driver. Copyright(c) 2018 Intel Corporation.


  • Enabling the driver
  • Support

The driver in this release supports Intel’s E800 Series of products. For more information, visit Intel’s support page at

Enabling the driver

The driver is enabled via the standard kernel configuration system, using the make command:

make oldconfig/menuconfig/etc.

The driver is located in the menu structure at:

-> Device Drivers
-> Network device support (NETDEVICES [=y])
-> Ethernet driver support
-> Intel devices
-> Intel(R) Ethernet Connection E800 Series Support


For general information, go to the Intel support website at:

or the Intel Wired Networking project hosted by Sourceforge at:

If an issue is identified with the released source code on a supported kernel with a supported adapter, email the specific information related to the issue to