Subject: Re: "de" versus "tlp" for DEC TULIP Ethernet
To: None <>
From: Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
List: tech-net
Date: 07/19/2001 17:04:59 (Erik E. Fair) writes:
> Are there still things that the "de" driver does for the honest to god
> DEC TULIP chips that the "tlp" driver doesn't? If not, isn't it time
> to deprecate the "de" driver, and make the TULIP matching #ifdefs in
> "tlp" default on?

    tlp0 at pci0 dev 15 function 0: DECchip 21140 Ethernet, pass 1.2
    tlp0: broken MicroWire interface detected; setting SROM size to 1Kb
    tlp0: sorry, unable to handle your board

This is on a board that I used for years with "de".

       Wolfgang Rupprecht <>
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