[realtek] Re: HOWTO: compile rtl8193.c and pci-scan.c as a module under 2.4.18

Donald Becker becker@scyld.com
Thu Jun 27 12:11:02 2002

On Tue, 25 Jun 2002 msimons@moria.simons-clan.com wrote:

>   I recently purchased a D-Link DFE-530TX+ which I think uses the
> rtl8139c chip.  I downloaded "rtl8139.c:v1.17 1/28/2002" and the
> associated driver files scyld.com (1).
>   I saw on your site that I needed to download a number of other
> files.  After adding "-I/usr/src/linux/include" I was able to
> get both rtl8139.c and pci-scan.c to compile... the problem was with
> "pci-scan.c:v1.08 9/28/2001" not being able to load at runtime.  A sample
> compile/load attempt is at the end of this email.

This fix was actually implemented on January 26, 2002, but I didn't
update the version number on pci-scan.c.
A result of this is that the version in the test directory was updated,
but the version in the main directory was not.  (Except in the
netdrivers.tgz file.)

Now fixed

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