Re: [parisc-linux] NIC & "searching for devices"
> On Mon, 21 Feb 2005 14:48:32 -0500, Harry Cochran <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Hi,
> > I have two problems I'm hoping to get help with:
> > 1. I need to add a NIC to my C3600. I discovered that there is no driver
> > the 3COM 3C905C and I don't recognize the drivers that are there. Could
> > someone please tell me if there is a driver I can download for the 3C905C
> > (the 3COM site has a "Linux" driver, but it's only for x86 platforms),
> > alternatively, what's the best 10/100 NIC I can buy and put in for which
> > there is a Debian hppa driver.
> As willy described, the driver for your 3Com card is in the 'vortex' driver.
Yes but I encountered weird difficulties (even on a i386 box) to configure
a brother model 3C905B as needed:
see this old thread <http://lists.parisc-linux.org/pipermail/parisc-linux/2003-November/021619.html>