Re: internet access using DHCP works only on windows
here's my dmesg output:
8139cp 10/100 PCI Ethernet driver v0.0.6 (Nov 19, 2001)
8139cp: pci dev 00:0e.0 (id 10ec:8139 rev 10) is not an 8139C+ compatible
8139cp: Try the "8139too" driver instead.
8139too Fast Ethernet driver 0.9.24
PCI: Found IRQ 10 for device 00:0e.0
eth0: RealTek RTL8139 Fast Ethernet at 0xcc81a000, 00:e0:7d:91:86:e7, IRQ 10
eth0: Identified 8139 chip type 'RTL-8139C'
I verified on my ethernet board and it says 8139C
which one its on use? 8139cp and 8139too module? Where can I setup them?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Johan Ehnberg" <email@example.com>
To: "specz" <firstname.lastname@example.org>; <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, August 26, 2002 10:54 AM
Subject: Re: internet access using DHCP works only on windows
> specz wrote:
> > actually, this modem works as a hub too, so anyone who plugs in one of
> > ports can surf the internet, you only have to set it up as a dhcp
> > don't have to set any server to do NAT stuff, the modem does it for us.
> OK. So it should work on linux as long as your modem's connection
> sharing is transparent to all workstations.
> > What aditional parameters for example? On module load?
> Look at /proc/pci by issuing 'cat /proc/pci'. Can you find an entry of
> your network card? Also try 'lspci', it will give you a shorter list.
> Your network catd should have an IRQ if it is working. When you load the
> module you can specify the IRQ, but for PCI systems with only one card
> it is seldom necessary. 'insmod -v [module name]' might give you useful
> information. Also look at your dmesg ('dmesg') and look for any messages
> by the module. If you compiled it into the kernel, look in the middle
> somewhere. If it's a module, look at the end. With modules it's easier
> way to find the problem, btw. Use 'modinfo [module name] to see what you
> can tweak. Did you try both 8139cp and 8139too modules? Only one of them
> will work.
> Good luck!
> Johan Ehnberg
> "Windows? No... I don't think so."
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