[vortex] Forcing config on dual NICs

Bogdan Costescu bogdan.costescu@iwr.uni-heidelberg.de
Sat, 3 Mar 2001 11:43:48 +0100 (CET)

On Fri, 2 Mar 2001, Michael Danicich wrote:

> I've got a box with a 3c900 Cyclone and a 3c905B Cyclone (according to
> dmesg).  the 900 is 10Mb only, while the 905B is 10/100.  I want the 900
> to be eth0, and the 905B to be eth1, but they are reversed.  I'm loading
> the driver as a module, using 2.2.18.

The order in which the PCI cards are found cannot be forced. The simplest
solution would be to open the case and swap the two cards.

Best regards,

Bogdan Costescu

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