Re: Problem installing Debian on an AlphaServer 800 with 2 DE500 nics
"Jason J. Foe" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'm having trouble getting debian installed on my AlphaServer. It's
> an 800 5/500 with 2 DE500-BA nics. The problem is that from what
> I've found on the internet, I need to use the de4x5 module, but it's
> not listed under the 'net' section when configuring modules. I've
> tried the tulip and old_tulip modules as well, but I get device
> busy. When I try to pass the irq and io addresses I get an error
> stating invalid parameter. Does anyone have any ideas?
I think the de4x5 is compiled into the standard kernel. Have a look at
the dmesg output, or just try to configure the network.