IEEE1394a FireWire PCI Controller Card /w full & low profile brackets (TPE-1394APCI)

IEEE1394a FireWire PCI Controller Card /w full & low profile brackets (TPE-1394APCI)
  • GNU/Linux supported 1394a card

  • Mainline kernel & linux-libre supported

  • Support for popular and libre (free) distributions

  • Not dependent on wrappers, binary blobs, or proprietary drivers-firmware

  • 400/200/100 Mbps Data Transfer Rate

  • Low profile bracket included

  • Model TPE-1394APCI

  • 4-pin and 6-pin connectors



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(* large quantities may take longer to deliver)
Category Specification
Chipset VIA VT6306
Standard 1394A
Data Transfer 400/200/100 Mbps
Supported Kernels Linux 2.6.25 and later
Compatible With Windows 98 2nd Edition or above, MacOS


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Supported distributions:

Trisquel 2, 3, 3.5, 4.01, 4.5, 5, 5.5, 6, 6.01, 7, 8
Parabola GNU/Linux 2011.09.01, 2012.10.17, 2013.04.27, 2013.09.01, 2014.06.01, 2014.10.07, 2015.02.21, 2015.02.28, 2015.05.01, 2015.07.01, 2015.08.01, 2015.11.11, 2016.03.17, 2016.06.01, 2016.11.03, 2017.05.28, 2017.09.30, 2018.06.02, 2018.06.11
Ubuntu 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Kubuntu 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Lubuntu 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Peppermint Linux OS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
LXLE 12.04, 12.04.3, 12.04.4, 14.04, discontinued
LinuxMint 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 14.1, 15, 16, 17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 18, 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 19, 19.1
Fedora 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
OpenSUSE 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 13.1, 13.2, Leap 42.1, 42.2, 42.3, 15.0
elementary OS .1, .2, .3, .3.1, .3.2, .4, .4.1, 5.0
PCLinuxOS 2009.1, 2009.2, 2010, 2010.1, 2010.7, 2010.10, 2010.12, 2011.6, 2011.9, 2012.2, 2013.2, 2013.4, 2013.6, 2013.7, 2013.715, 2013.10, 2013.12, 2014.04, 2014.05, 2014.07, 2014.08, 2014.12, 2016.03, 2016.07, 2017.04, 2017.05, 2017.07, 2017.11, 2018.06
Mageia 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5.1, 6, 6.1
Slackware 13.1, 13.37, 14, 14.1, 14.2
Debian 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.10, 6 ELS+
CentOS 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6
CentOS 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.10
Scientific Linux 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6
Scientific Linux 6 Series 6, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.10
ZorinOS 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 7, 7.1, 8, 8.1, 9, 9.1, 10, 11, 12, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 12.4

Most if not all current distributions have support
(exceptions possibly being stripped down distributions for embedded types of devices).