Subject: Re: Add new ethernet adapter?
To: Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Space Case <email@example.com>
Date: 09/21/1998 16:43:00
On Sep 21, 11:11am, Bill Studenmund wrote:
>On Sun, 20 Sep 1998, Space Case wrote:
>> I went down to the local discount computer store today and picked up an
>> ethernet card. They didn't have a big selection (but lots of what they
>I think the thing to do is look for one w/ a DEC 21040, 21041, or 21140
I gave up on it and went driving around to several computer stores. The
only thing I could find that was on the list of supported PCI devices was
an Intel EtherExpress. I got one, but it cost 3 times the other. :(
>> The card is a Linksys EtherFast 10/100 LAN Card (see
>> http://www.linksys.com/products/fast/lne100tx.htm ), with a Lite-On
>> chip that is identified as:
>> Lite-On Communications product 0x0002 (ethernet network, revision 0x20)
>I think you'll need a new driver, unless Lite-On can make it work in some
I tried to see if it would do an emulation, and it wouldn't. Not sure
what to do with it now...
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