Re: newbie trying to get network to work
Alfred M. Szmidt wrote:
What is Alfred's patch and where can I find it?
You will need the autoconf patch by Marco to be able to compile it
though, I inlined it for you. You will need to run the following
| cd SOURCE_DIR
| autoconf --force
| aclocal --force
| autoheader --force
| cd linux
| autoconf -I.. --force
Great, I got it to work!
After Marco told me how to build mig, I was able to build the new
kernel. (After fiddling with --enable-<something> for ./configure),
the new kernel actually booted and already correctly detected my
ethernet card, however setting up the translator would cause a hard
Alfred's patch applied nicely on top of Marco's, except for a
harmless conflict in a dnl (=comment?) line. Now the hard hang is
gone and I am able to ping my gateway.
Thanks guys, for helping me out.
I hope I can do something in return.
All the best,