Subject: Re: New Netgear FA310TX support?
To: Andrew Gillham <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/09/1998 14:11:28
At 12:53 PM 10/9/98 , Andrew Gillham wrote:
>Hello Everybody (Matt?)
>I just received a new Netgear FA310TX with the "new" Netgear NIC
>that is supposedly a 21140 clone.  It is not recognized correctly
>be the 'de' driver.  It claims to be a "Lite-On Communications"
>card, product id 0x0002.  Modifying the tulip_pci_probe in if_de.c
>to recognize the Lite-On vendor id wasn't enough.  It appeared to
>probe, printing only:
>de0 at pciX slot X function X

I have a different TULIP for which I started to add support.
I still need to finish it (there's no much left to do).
Maybe the liteon is the same chip...
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