Re: updated:pcmcia ethernet recommendation(again) :)
On Fri, Mar 23, 2001 at 04:32:50PM -0800, Donnie Jones wrote:
> I've found another pcmcia ethernet card and I would
> like to ask if anyone has had any problems, success,
> or whatnot.
> Sorry to keep bothering the list with a dull topic,
> but I have already bought one pcmcia ethernet card,
> the IBM etherjet, and I had later found out the
> drivers for it are crap.
> Here it is:
> D-Link DFE-680TX 10/100Mbps PCMCIA 32bit CardBus
> Thanks again for all the help....
...donno about the dlink. my only experience was going
down to the local comp usa and getting a generic 10mbps
card for ~$30, which worked "outta" the box, in 3
different laptops (from clones to the outlandish sony
picturebook), and on kernels 2.0.36 to 2.4.0!
the box just says, "pcmcia network pc card for
notebooks. ...complies to ieee 802.3 10base-t ethernet
and pcmcia release 2.1... system requirements:
oh, yeah, ...about the dongle...seems to be
sturdy enough but i pamper my tools (computers, cars,
etc.) so that part of it hasn't been put through
anything too severe.
open source is the best source. linux.