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Re: convert between ethernet and usb

On Sun, November 8, 2015 6:26 am, Pascal Hambourg wrote:
> What does "ifconfig -a" display ?

eth0:  flags=4098<BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
       ether 00:a0:c6:00:00:00
lan-1: flags=4163<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
       inet netmask broadcast
lo:    flags=73<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING> mtu 16430
       inet netmask

> What are the new messages in the kernel log after plugging the device ?

[    0.000000] usb2-1: new full-speed USB device number 4 using ohci_hcd
[    0.000000] rndis_host 2-1:1.0: eth0: register 'rndis_host' at
usb-0000:00:0.3-1, RNDIS device, 00:a0:c6:00:00:00

> According to <http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/archive/2176502>, the
> device should work with the "rndis_host" kernel module.

On the whirlpool web page I found a link to a Netgear web page


which shows the "AirCard 4G LTE Signal Boosting Cradle with Ethernet

> You can print the module alias of the device with :
> find /sys -name "modalias" -execdir grep -i "v0846p68e1" '{}' \;


> and check which module supports it with :
> modprobe -R <alias>

modprobe gives no output


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