Subject: Re: iy driver and Full Duplex
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jared D. McNeill <email@example.com>
Date: 03/26/2001 12:17:54
Quoting Ignatios Souvatzis <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > The card:
> > iy0 at isa0 port 0x360-0x36f irq 11: address 00:aa:00:a2:85:b7, rev.
> 1, 32 kB
> Strange. Thats the same chip revision I have. Are you sure you have the
> Etherexpress Pro 10+, and not the Etherexpress Pro? (I thought that the
> Pro 10+ is their next chipset, different from the Pro (which again is
> different from the plain Etherexpress).
I'm 99% sure that it's the 10+... we had it in a FreeBSD box (when it was in
PnP mode) and I'm pretty sure it came up as a 10+. Of course, since the card
doesn't seem to work in PnP mode, it's now in ISA Legacy mode.
> Given a willing guinea pig (I understand you volunteer?) I'll write the
> necessary code, but I can't test it easily as the only switch available
> isn't under my immediate control. (That is, I can test it ceases to work
> when I switch FDX on, but can't find out whether that is because it works
> in FDX mode).
Yea I have no problem with testing it.
Jared D. McNeill - email@example.com
Computer Programming Technology
New Brunswick Community College, Saint John