[eepro100] Need Serious Help w/ eepro100 Driver/card

Infinity2 infinity2@lock-net.com
Wed, 27 Dec 2000 20:12:29 -0500

Ok.  Please forgive my ignorance.  I see that there is a patch for the
eepro100.c file.  Can anyone give me a little help as how to use it?  Also,
with the patch, do I no longer need the pci-scan files?  A little
description of how to go about this would be helpful.  Thanks in advance.

Rob Spurlock
Lock-Net Internet

----- Original Message -----
From: "Infinity2" <infinity2@lock-net.com>
To: <eepro100@scyld.com>
Sent: Wednesday, December 27, 2000 1:18 AM
Subject: [eepro100] Need Serious Help w/ eepro100 Driver/card

> I have just built a new Hosting server.  It has an Intel D815EAL mobo with
> Integrated LAN.  No matter what I do, I cannot get it to load the drivers
> for the eepro100 at startup.  It always says "Delaying eth0
> This is RH V6.2.  If I go into /lib/modules/2.2.14-5.0/net and run:
> linux4# insmod pci-scan.o and
> linux4# insmod eepro100.o
> it will load the modules
> then if I try to ifup eth0 it works "sometimes"
> and sometimes it just freezes.
> I checked the module.dep and it lists pci-scan.o as a dependency of the
> eepro100.o.
> What am I missing?  Where do I start.  I have tried everything I can find
> the subject.
> BTW.  The eepro100 and pci-scan were versions downloaded from
> and compiled on the server.  Help?
> Thanks in advance,
> Rob Spurlock
> Lock-Net Internet Services
> 1.800.216.8006
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