[tulip] Problem w. Conexant NIC in Compaq 1700XL w. Kernel 2.4.18
Mon Apr 15 17:16:01 2002
The Conexant NIC works fine with Mandrake 8.1 and it's default Kernel
(2.4.8). Great work, Donald Becker!
I used tulip-0.92wax, which had the APM support disabled (Compaq 1700XL361
uses ACPI), from Gregor Rojec-Goldmann's
I've now freshly installed Mandrake 8.2 (Kernel 2.4.18) on the same notebook
and when insmoding, get lot's of "unresolved" errors. Errors occur when
using Gregor's tulip-0.92wax, the original tulip-0.92wax and even the latest
tulip.c files etc. from scyld.com.
I sent an email to Gregor (a SUSE user) and he had also tried unsuccessfully
to get the Conexant NIC working with Kernel 2.4.18 and had dropped back to a
Perhaps other people on this list have had similar problems. Does anyone
have a solution?
It's starting to look like I'll have to find out how to change a
distributions' default kernel, gulp!
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