Re: 2.4.20 kernel and RTL8139
On Wed, 16 Apr 2003, Herbert Xu wrote:
> Alexander Borghgraef <email@example.com> wrote:
> > I run ifconfig, eth0 appears in the list alongside lo (loopback device),
> > but it doesn't get an IP address like it did in 2.2. Pinging the network
> > card (127.0.0.1) works, but that's lo I guess? Has anyone had similar
> > problems, and if so, how do you solve them?
> Have you tried booting with noapic?
Yes. But then it didn't load my network card at all. Why would noapic
make a difference, I thought it had something to do with power management?