Subject: Re: Xircom RealPort Ethernet 10 RE-10
To: Patrick Welche <>
From: Ian Main <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/02/2000 22:42:51
FWIW, I have a Xircom realport REM56G-100, which contains a Xircom ethernet
adaptor, as well as a serial port.  Plugging this card in under a -current
kernel, it only detects the serial port interface.

On Fri, Dec 01, 2000 at 05:53:44PM +0000, Patrick Welche wrote:
> I have some ethernet cards to test, and have no luck with Xircom RealPort
> Ethernet 10 RE-10 card. It probes as "Xircom CreditCard 10/100 Ethernet"
> with xi0 at pcmcia0. xi(4) does mention that the RealPort "should work, but"
> has "not been confirmed". The problem is
> # ifconfig -m xi0
> xi0: flags=...
> 	media: Ethernet autoselect (none)
> 	supported Ethernet media:
> 		media autoselect
> This might be a red herring:
> cbb0: bad Vcc request. soc_ctrl 0x0, sock_status 0x30000710
> cbb0: bad Vcc request. soc_ctrl 0x22, sock_status 0x30000710
> etc.
> Any thoughts on what to tweak?
> Cheers,
> Patrick