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Re: D-Link Again!

I too have a D-link 530tx. DFE530TX. The base Debian setup didn't work for
me so I went to Donald Becker's site and got the latest update. Compiled and
installed the module... Whaaah its all up and running !
I'm using the 2.2.17 kernel. Donald's driver page gives a good description
of what to do to compile the driver. Feel free to contact me if you have any

>From syslog,
kernel: via-rhine.c:v1.08 6/24/2000  Written by Donald Becker
kernel:   http://www.scyld.com/network/via-rhine.html
kernel: eth0: VIA VT6102 Rhine-II at 0xe000, 00:50:ba:eb:c5:46, IRQ 11.

I've also added "alias eth0 via-rhine" to /etc/modutils/aliases, not sure if
this is really necessary though.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Willi Dyck" <wdyck@gmx.de>
To: "debian-list" <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
Sent: Tuesday, November 07, 2000 5:31 PM
Subject: D-Link Again!

> Hi Debianers,
> i've posted a similar mail a few weeks ago but didn't get
> a satisfied answer. so i am going to try it again.
> i have a D-Link 530TX nic. i know that it is a via-rhine chip-set.
> and i have also seen many poeple using that card on this list. so it
> works, somehow. i have compiled the via-rhine support in the kernel
> but with no result. i've also trieded to load it as a module with
> parameters
> to no good results. always failed to load the module. my bios says the
> card's
> on irq 9 and cat /proc/pci as well.
> can somebody who got this card running tell me exactly what i need to do
> to fix this? i am using kernel 2.2.16. thanks for any hints.
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