Subject: Re: PCMCIA if_ne: struct ne2000dev
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Ingolf Koch <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/18/1999 12:41:21
[struct ne2000dev, especially on the enet_maddr entry
 in /usr/src/sys/dev/pcmcia/if_ne_pcmcia.c]

On Mon, Jan 18, 1999 at 01:09:33AM +0100, Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:

> Apparently it is not known how to get the Ethernet
> address in a general way out of the PCMCIA CIS information of ne2000 pcmcia
> cards, so it was chosen to have an table of card name vs. address offset in
> configuration space.

Does that mean: "there is no way to extract the address" or rather
"there probably is one, but we do not know"?


Ingolf Koch                            Jena-Optronik GmbH
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