Subject: RE: Multia pcmcia NIC adapter... I can't get it up!
To: 'Manuel Bouyer' <email@example.com>
From: David Woyciesjes <DAW@yalepress3.unipress.yale.edu>
Date: 04/26/2000 11:04:24
> --- And now for 'dmesg' output....
I can't see anything that looks like a 3com board here. There's
Can you put it in a PC and check that it works with NetBSD ?
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.
Well, here is a previous message... So now, do I try the Intel EtherExpress
PRO/100 PC card (16bit) that I have, find a PCI riser card for my Multia? Or
put support for the 3Com in the kernel? I don't think I have the necessary
knowledge to tweak the kernel. I only know how to use Linux...(sort of)
>>>>>unknown vendor 0x0001 product 0x0000 (miscellaneous
>>0x01) at pci0 dev 9 function 0 not configured
>That's probably the one. I found Manuel Bouyer's remark
>>I'm not sure the ex driver is in the GENERIC alpha kernel. Did you
>>You may have to recompile one.
>so I did a quick grep in the alpha kernel configurations. Turns out
>the GENERIC alpha kernel does not list the 3C589C anywhere, so it's
>there. However, there's a ENIWETOK configuration in there that
>so theoretically, you should be able to build a kernel that has
>for it. At this point it's unfortunate that I don't have an alpha
>machine, or I'd have done it for you..
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Manuel Bouyer [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2000 10:47 AM
> To: David Woyciesjes
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> Subject: Re: Multia pcmcia NIC adapter... I can't get it up!
> On Wed, Apr 26, 2000 at 10:41:53AM -0400, David Woyciesjes wrote:
> > >>>b dka0
> > ( BTW --- it never goes right into multi-user mode...I get this..
> > Enter pathname of shell or RETURN for sh:
> > I hit RETURN, the type EXIT to get to multi-user... huh?)
> You need to boot with the 'a' flag, i.e.:
> boot dka0 -flags a
> Otherwise it boots single user.
> > --- And now for 'dmesg' output....
> I can't see anything that looks like a 3com board here. There's something
> really strange.
> Can you put it in a PC and check that it works with NetBSD ?
> Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr