Subject: Re: Help enabling PCI ethernet card, tlp0
To: Philip Brodd <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/13/2002 22:34:02
On Fri, Dec 13, 2002 at 07:56:03AM -0800, Philip Brodd wrote:
> I've now tried both standard and crossover cables with the same result.  Also,
> the card works as advertised in a G4 running OS X, connected directly to the
> AirPort, with the driver supplied by Asant?.  

Maybe you can try to force the media ?
ifconfig tlp0 media 10baseT

> I'm assuming this means the tlp driver doesn't fully support this card.  Is it

Or just that there are autonegotiation problems between this card and
the airport, which the OS X driver works around in some way ...

> possible to try a different driver?  Scanning the archives, it looks like de
> and tlp support some of the same interfaces.  I don't see a reference to de in
> my kernel config file, though.  Do I just comment out the tlp line, add one
> like 'de*    at pci? dev ? function ?', and recompile?

It should still work.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 23 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference