To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jerry A! <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/11/2001 01:20:18
I just ran into 1.5.1_BETA2. Overall things went well, however I did
run into a few problems. I wanted to point them out and see if they're
On my desktop system everything worked fine (the VIA686b changes even
supported ATA100!), with the following exceptions:
1. Sound; auvia0 is found, but not audio0.
2. Network; sip0 (Netgear FA311 Rev-A1/DB83815) is totally messed up.
It's very strange. No matter what I do, the card just doesn't seem to
work. The strange part is that if I try to configure the NIC via DHCP
instead of by hand, it successfully grabs an addresses, configures the
NIC and then just does nothing (just like when I configured the NIC by
hand). Either way, the end result is the same, I can ping the NIC, but
nothing beyond it. 8(
I also tried installing on my VAIO F270. Everything installed fine
with one notable exception:
1. Network; ex0 doesn't work. It comes up with an ether address of
Has anyone else seen any issues like this? Do these issues exist under
Thanks in advance...
name: Jerry Alexandratos || Open-Source software isn't a
phone: 703.599.6023 || matter of life or death...
email: email@example.com || ...It's much more important
|| than that!