I think we have a problem with 3C905Cs

Jan C. Zawadzki jcz@printable.com
Wed Oct 13 12:30:12 1999

On Tue, 12 Oct 1999, Bill Dolson wrote:
>         3 out of 3 new 3C905C-TX-M cards I just bought will not run with
> the
> driver.  RedHat 6.0 box stock. Two different systems (PIII-450 and
> 600).  All 'Cs will run under '95 and if I install either of two 3C905Bs
> on the
> systems they work just fine.  All parameters were checked with
> 3c90xcfg.exe.
>         This is driver 0.99H.  I can't find any revision notes on more
> recent
> revs and whether this has been addressed.

You will need the new drivers - version "L" I believe. We use them with RedHat
6 - the old driver wouldn't load (or report anything), the new driver complains
about an invalid checksum but works OK.  Go figure.


Jan C. Zawadzki (jcz@triport.com), Dir. Software Eng.    
Triport Technologies Inc.
Ph: 619-676-0300  Fax: 619-676-1050  http://www.triport.com