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Re: Kernel 2.6.xx



On Monday 11 April 2005 17:01, Ryan Heise wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 11, 2005 at 05:24:27AM -0700, Ian Greenhoe wrote:
> > > So far, I tried RC3 and it did not include the sk98lin driver, so I
> > > couldn't install from it.
> >
> > I disagree with ya there: I just downloaded the sarge RC3 netinst, and
> > both the 2.4.27 kernel and the 2.6.8 kernel contain the sk98lin driver
> > in the nic-extra-modules packages.  The version of the driver is the
> > version that is stock with that version of kernel.  You may need to
> > enable the driver.
>
> Sounds hopeful, but I am not sure how to enable it. There is a point in
> the installation where the installer tells me it can't detect my network
> card, and asks me to select it from a list. In that list, there is no
> sk98lin.
>
> Thanks!
>
> Ryan
you can go to the console in the installatioin and try to modprobe the driver.
I don't know the name of it, but you will have to investigate.
I found the driver in my comp here:
/lib/modules/2.6.8-2-686/kernel/drivers/net/sk98lin/sk98lin.ko

kfir

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