[vortex-bug] Report on 3c59x
Fri, 02 Feb 2001 02:25:30 +0000
"Prof. Dr. Kechang Dai" wrote:
> Dear friends,
> I have a dell notbook latitude c600 which has a minipci ehter
> I am using SuSE linux 7.0. But I could not get it run.
That's funny. Your 'lspci' output shows PCI IDs 1007/6055, which
is a 3c556, not a 3c556B.
> I have downloaded the 3c59x driver from the www.scyld.com, and have
> succeeded in loading the modules 3c59x.o and pci-scan.o with insmod.
But which driver was it?
>From my reading, the Qk driver at
doesn't correctly support the 3c556 because it doesn't have
the EEPROM_8BIT stuff.
But the newer Ra driver at
_does_ have the necessary changes. It should work OK with the