Subject: Re: Problem with ex0
To: None <>
From: Zbigniew Baniewski <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/24/2006 22:19:18
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 07:50:13AM -0800, Jeff Rizzo wrote:

> ifconfig -m ex0
> should give a list of media types supported by your card.

It hadn't any media support... :]  ("none").

> You may also want to check that a PHY attached, since the 3c905B is a fast
> ethernet card.  The fact that 'auto' doesn't work is often indicative of a
> missing/wrong phy.

I had to uncomment a "exphy*" line in the kernel config ("3COM media PHYs"),
and rebuild the kernel. It works now.
				pozdrawiam / regards

						Zbigniew Baniewski