Subject: Re: Too many wires!!! =o)
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Matthew <>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/29/2000 09:58:14
I have a number of Realtek cards which I have since replaced since I
have experienced problems with NetBSD-1.4.2/i386 under extermely high
load (network and machine).  Replacing with 3com 3c905 series produced 
extremely stable systems.


David Brownlee wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Sep 100 wrote:
> > I've used a Realtek card successfully with FreeBSD, do they work with
> > NetBSD/i386?
>         They should work fine, though they are a somewhat cheap and
>         nasty (in a design sense) card.
> > I'll also need a PC-Card (PCMCIA) for Roam (A Pentium laptop, can't
> > remember how fast).
>         I've used a variety of 3c589 and ns2000 compatible pcmcia cards
>         without problems.
>                 David/absolute
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