VP6 + 3c905 -- any working machines?
parkw at better.net
Thu Feb 15 11:00:00 PST 2001
This is not related to Beowulf specifically. But, I'm trying to put
together 8-cpu Linux cluster, and need some basic insight to ethernet
Does anyone have working ABit VP6 motherboard with 3Com905 ethernet
card? If so, how did you get them to work?
I have 2 VP6 machines with 3c905 ethernet card (3c905B in one,
3c905C in the other). Each machine can ping itself, but not each
other. I think packet is going out, since LED on ethernet switch
(5-port SmartLink) is blinking.
It's not cable problem, since cross-wired cable makes no difference.
'ifconfig' and 'route' are all normal. '3c59x.o' driver is built
into the kernel. I've tried 2.2.16 and 2.2.18 kernel with same
---William Park, Open Geometry Consulting
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