Subject: Re: 3C509B PnP NIC w/o device files
To: None <>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/18/2004 12:45:50 (Mykal Funk) writes:

>I am configuring a 3COM Etherlink III model 3C509B. The card is on an ISA
>bus in a i486 running NetBSD 1.6.1 GENERIC_tiny kernel. My DMESG output
>concerning the card reads:

>> 3COM 3C509B Ethernet card in PnP mode

The GENERIC_TINY kernel does not support PnP.  Either put the card into
non-PnP mode with 3C5X9CFG.EXE or add PnP support to your kernel.