Subject: Re: Drivers for 3com XL PCI Ethernet Cards
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Zdenek Salvet <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/23/1996 21:00:43
> Are there drivers for, or has anyone plans to make drivers for,
> the new 3Com XL series PCI Ethernet cards? Currently 3Com is selling
> evaluation units (up to two per customer) for $49 for 10base-T and
> $79 for 100base-T/10base-T.

I was succesful replacing both instances of 

case PCI_PRODUCT_3COM_3C590:

in dev/pci/if_ep_pci.c by

case PCI_PRODUCT_3COM_3C590:
case 0x9001:

You will need to set media type by DOS-based utility. Someone with
access to refence material should add card names, other PCI device id's
and generate change-request PR.

Zdenek Salvet                                     
           If God had meant for us to be in the Army,
         we would have been born with green, baggy skin.