Subject: Re: NetBSD 1.6.2 & sis900 based ethernet
To: Christian Goetz <>
From: Zafer Aydogan <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/14/2004 20:59:30
> Hello,
> I thing I have tried about everything to try make NetBSD run properly on 
> my laptop (Amilo).
> Recompiling GENERIC, GENERIC_LAPTOP with or without IRQ hint, changing 
> iospace, forcing IRQs, disabling audio, apm, ..
> No way...NetBSD (1.6.2) keeps reporting me timeouts. Can anybosy help me 
> solving this problem so I could keep running NetNSD ?
> This is an anoying issue since nor the sis900 based ethernet interface 
> nor my wireless (not detected) pcmcia are running right now.
> If logs are desired, they can be provided. This seems to be an already 
> known issue.
> Thanks

I had tested the Amilo PRo 2200 two month ago, running 2.0E / current with
GENERIC_LAPTOP Kernel without any Problems.
You should try a current iso.
Download here:

Greets, Zafer.