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Re: NIC PnP



Thanks Andrew. I should have written "...but cannot access the nic".  I do have
the driver installed, but the syslog files don't show the NIC.
Regards
Dave.
-----Original Message-----
From: Andrew Sackville-West <andrew@farwestbilliards.com>
To: Dave Whelan <d.whelan@ns.sympatico.ca>
Cc: debian-user@lists.debian.org <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
Date: December 20, 2005 4:24 PM
Subject: Re: NIC PnP


>
>
>Dave Whelan wrote:
>> I have the driver but cannot access the driver. The setup utility for the NIC
>> gives me:
>>
>> 3c5x9setup.c:v1.00 6/19/2000 Donald Becker (becker@scyld.com)
>> http://www.scyld.com/diag/index.html
>> No interrupt sources are pending.
>> 3c5x9 found at 0x300.
>> Indication enable is 0000, interrupt enable is 0000.
>> EEPROM contents:
>>   Model number 3c509 version 5, base I/O 0x300, IRQ 10, 10baseT port.
>>   3Com Node Address 00:50:DA:7E:30:2A (used as a unique ID only).
>>   OEM Station address 00:50:DA:7E:30:2A (used as the ethernet address).
>>   Manufacture date (MM/DD/YY) 11/11/99, division 6, product WK.
>>   Options: half duplex, enable linkbeat.
>>   The computed checksum matches the stored checksum of 7e03.
>>
>> The enables don't look right, could that be my problem?
>> Regards,
>> Dave.
>
>I'm sorry, but I have to state the obvious, just in case its something
>really simple...
>
>modprobe 3c509
>
>and maybe check the logs after that.
>
>A
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Ralph Katz <ralph.katz@rcn.com>
>> To: debian-user@lists.debian.org <debian-user@lists.debian.org>
>> Date: December 19, 2005 11:57 AM
>> Subject: Re: NIC PnP
>>
>>
>>
>>>On 12/18/2005 08:00 PM, Dave Whelan wrote:
>>>
>>>>I can't get my 3c509 working for aliant dsl, does anyone know how I can
check
>>>>whether PnP is enabled on this NIC?
>>>>Regards,
>>>>Dave Whelan.
>>>
>>>Dave,
>>>
>>>I have that card working fine on a sarge box with kernel 2.4.27.  From
>>>the syslog:
>>>
>>>
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: isapnp: Scanning for PnP cards...
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: isapnp: Card '3Com 3C509B EtherLink III'
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: isapnp: 1 Plug & Play card detected total
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: eth0: 3c5x9 at 0x220, 10baseT port,
address
>>
>> 0
>>
>>>>0 10 4b 15 c4 ed, IRQ 5.
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: 3c509.c:1.19 16Oct2002 becker@scyld.com
>>>>Dec 19 10:05:57 localhost kernel: http://www.scyld.com/network/3c509.html
>>>
>>>You should already have the driver:
>>>
>>>$ locate 3c509
>>>/lib/modules/2.4.27-2-586tsc/kernel/drivers/net/3c509.o
>>>
>>>I do have 3c509 listed in /etc/modules.
>>>
>>>Regards,
>>>Ralph
>>>
>>>
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>>
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