Subject: Single Floppy Install / ed2 ethernet config question
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: John D. Smerdon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/25/1994 19:49:10
I grabbed the kernals & utilities from sun-lamp and the release files from
iastate (10/19 version) on Monday. I followed the directions for a single
floppy install and it worked without any problems.
I seemed to be jumping around from one section of the INSTALL document to
another to get the installation done in the correct order. It might help
to name and number the sections and then for each of the different
installation methods, list the order the different sections need to be
This was the first time I ever installed NetBSD-i386. At home, I run
I do have one ethernet config question...
The PC is configured with a SMC Elite 16 UTP/AUI/BNC ethernet card. I have
been unable to successfully use the card. I haven't found that name on the
card, but that is what my LAN admin says it is.
Basically, what I see on the LAN analyzer is that ARP requests are sent out
and the ARP replies are sent back, but the NetBSD system sends out more ARP
I am using the UTP port on the card. The Ipckts and Opckts keep
increasing. The UTP port on the card was used the day before to load
DOS/Windows, so I think it is working OK.
Are there any differences between the kernal dated 10/23 and the remaining
distribution dated 10/19?
This message is displayed:
>ie0: unknown AT&T board type code 15
but the only card in the PC is the ethernet card. It does have SCSI on the
The output of some commands are listed below.
Any pointers on things to read, commands to try, or whatever, are welcome.
inet 184.108.40.206 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 220.127.116.11
Destination Gateway Flags Refs Use Interface
default 18.104.22.168 UGS 0 0 ed2
127.0.0.1 127.0.0.1 UH 1 0 lo0
192.63.145 link#1 UC 0 0 ed2
22.214.171.124 link#1 UHL 1 0 ed2
126.96.36.199 127.0.0.1 UGHS 1 24 lo0
188.8.131.52 link#1 UHL 1 5 ed2
Name Mtu Network Address Ipkts Ierrs Opkts Oerrs Coll
ed2 1500 <Link>0.0.c0.91.78.47 1629 1 13 0 0
ed2 1500 192.63.145 184.108.40.206 1629 1 13 0 0
lo0 32768 <Link> 24 0 24 0 0
lo0 32768 127 127.0.0.1 24 0 24 0 0
sl0* 296 <Link> 0 0 0 0 0
NetBSD 1.0 (GENERICAHA) #3: Sun Oct 23 20:58:04 PDT 1994
CPU: i486DX (486-class CPU)
real mem = 16384000
avail mem = 14344192
using 225 buffers containing 921600 bytes of memory
pc0 at isa0 port 0x60-0x6f irq 1: color
com0 at isa0 port 0x3f8-0x3ff irq 4: ns82450 or ns16450, no fifo
com1 at isa0 port 0x2f8-0x2ff irq 3: ns82450 or ns16450, no fifo
lpt0 at isa0 port 0x378-0x37f irq 7
fdc0 at isa0 port 0x3f0-0x3f7 irq 6 drq 2
fd0 at fdc0 drive 0: 1.44MB 80 cyl, 2 head, 18 sec
fd1 at fdc0 drive 1: 1.2MB 80 cyl, 2 head, 15 sec
aic0 at isa0 port 0x340-0x35f irq 11 drq 6
scsibus3 at aic0
aic0 targ 0 lun 0: <QUANTUM LP240S GM240S01X6.4 > SCSI2 direct fixed
sd0 at scsibus3: 234MB, 1818 cyl, 4 head, 65 sec, 512 bytes/sec
ed2 at isa0 port 0x300-0x31f iomem 0xcc000-0xcffff irq 10: address
00:00:c0:91:78:47, type WD8013EPC (16-bit) bnc
ie0: unknown AT&T board type code 15
npx0 at isa0 port 0xf0-0xff: using emulator
biomask 840 netmask 41a ttymask 1a
changing root device to sd0a
Thanks for any assistance!
John D. Smerdon; Plymouth, Michigan; Contents are my opinion.
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