Subject: Re: Driver for Asante de500 clones?
To: Jonathan Stone <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/12/1996 15:28:35
On Thu, 12 Sep 1996 15:15:32 -0700 (PDT) 
 Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU> wrote:

 > I recently received a pair of free  Asante PCI 10/100 Ethernet cards.
 > The NetBSD 1.2  driver recognises the cards, configures them, and
 > finds  the  MAC address. However, I haven't managed to switch the
 > cards from 10Mbit to 100Mbit. (i.e., using LINK1).
 > 	de0 at pci0 dev 16 function 0: DC21140 [10-100Mb/s] pass 1.2
 > 	de0: Ethernet address 00:00:94:75:2b:ba
 > 	de0: enabling 100baseTX UTP port
 > 	de0: interrupting at irq 9
 > but the 10Mbit led at the rear of the card stays on.
 > Does anyone know if the newer if_de drivers (e.g., in current,
 > or newer still) support these cards at 100baseTx?

I have an updated driver from Matt Thomas, but I haven't yet had a chance 
to test it yet... I'll ping him again to see if he has any newer stuff...

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