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Re: vaio 505JE and ethernet + usb

On Sun, Jul 30, 2000, Seth Daniel wrote:
> Anyway, on several pages with similar laptops it is mentioned that
> the ``Plug And Play OS'' option (in the BIOS) needs to be turned
> off in order to use USB and sound.  The problem is that when this
> option is turned off I can't configure the internal ethernet card
> w/o the laptop completely hanging (yes, hanging).  With the option
> turned on I can run pump, or ifconfig w/o any worries.

I haven't encountered this problem. Did you compile your kernel with
CONFIG_PNP set? If so, maybe that's your problem.

Hugo Haas <hugo@larve.net> - http://larve.net/people/hugo/
If something's hard to do, then it's not worth doing. -- Homer J.

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