Subject: Re: Problem with 3Com 5c590
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/14/1996 05:41:48
In article <> (Andrew Y Ng) writes:
>	I have a 3Com EtherLink III 3C590-COMBO PCI card.  I installed
>NetBSD with the latest Generic kernel.  In the documentation on
>, it said that this card was supported.  However, when I
>boot, I have the following problem:  Upon bootup, my card is recognized as
>"ep1".  I ifconfig the card and add the default CMU route, however, I
>can't ping any host outside of this card (I'm using IP numbers, of
>course).  Does anyone know if this card is supported yet?
>	In case it matters, the rest of my hardware is:
>	Dell Pentium Pro 200
>	64 Megs of EDO Parity RAM
>	17" Sony Trinitron monitor
>	Creative Labs AWE 32 NT Wavetable Sound Card
>	STB PCI Trio V+ Video Board w/ 2megs EDO DRAM
>	3.2 GB EIDE hard drive
>	Thanks for any help!

If you are using 10baseT you need to say link0 link1 at the end of your
ifconfig command I think.