also sprach Björn Fischer (on Fri, 20 Jul 2001 06:03:25PM +0200): > it is me again, trying to start the "ne" module. Now the module is actually > trying to start, but alway quits with the message "Resource or device busy". > I started the ne module with the following parameters: > > modprobe ne io=0x260 irq=9 > > The io and irq are the ones windos promted when having a look at the > resources of the card. > I have had a look into either /proc/ioports and /proc/interrupts, and 0x260 > and 9 was not occupied by a different device. still, especially NE2000 cards aren't plug and play mostly. and even if, you need to configure them to use a certain irq and io port, using jumpers or software. the options to the module must match these data. martin; (greetings from the heart of the sun.) \____ echo mailto: !#^."<*>"|tr "<*> mailto:" net@madduck -- don't hate yourself in the morning -- sleep till noon.
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