[eepro100] Intel PRO/100 S Dual Port Server adapter
Sat, 11 Aug 2001 17:27:16 +1000
On 06.08.2001 at 13:23:49, Donald Becker <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 6 Aug 2001, Andrew Pollock wrote:
> > On 04.08.2001 at 09:57:20, Donald Becker <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > [snip]
> > > > The PC is an early Pentium 75, running kernel 2.2.14 with a kernel
> > > > Intel EtherExpress PRO support compiled in.
> > >
> > > The device hasn't been powered on.
> > So I shouldn't have any problems with this card in my vintage of PC?
> > > This is one of the reasons why I wrote pci-scan.c -- try the updated
> > > driver.
> > Pardon my ignorance, but how? A newer kernel? Or patch the one I've got?
> Updating the driver doesn't require updating or recompiling your kernel.
I've tried using the drivers Scyld drivers, and I'm still not having any joy.
After loading pci-scan, when I go to load eepro100, it fails to load saying the
"Device or resource is busy". I get something similar with a 2.4.7 kernel I
thought I'd try for the heck of it.
I have verified that the card is functional, it works in a more modern system
Where from here?