Subject: Re: NetBSD killed my Onboard NIC fxp0
To: Daniel Cox <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Pavel Cahyna <email@example.com>
Date: 02/09/2005 11:23:10
On Wed, 09 Feb 2005 16:21:50 +1030, Daniel Cox wrote:
> I have an Intel D865GLCL with 82801EB/ER, originally identified as 0x8086, 0x1050
> NetBSD 1.6.2 showed the device as Not Configured, so I tried 1.6.2_stable from 12Jun04.
> This changed the EEPROM and now the card doesn't work at all.
BTW, isn't changing the EEPROM without asking fundamentally Wrong? What
does other OS do with such cards?
On my Compaq Evo laptop, the 2.0 install CD also did this, but fortunately
the NIC still works.