Results 1 to 10 of The onboard network card was from a very new Intel board and was not directly supported by the kernel. Yeah, if you’re setting out to learn linux networking then you’ll probably be happier in a graphical environment. The machine I am interrogating right now has 3c59x. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

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The ports were both running at base. The 3cB loses all of its PCI configuration in the D3 state, so if the BIOS does not set it back to full power mode in time, it will not be able to configure it correctly.

Comment 1 Uwe Beck The original system works fine, with other NIC cards in it. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

Recompiling your kernel will probably still solve the 3v905tx if you do it correctly, but linuz would probably not be necessary if you could find out why it was looking for the wrong dependency file in the first place.


Ubuntu Manpage: xl — 3Com Etherlink XL and Fast Etherlink XL Ethernet device driver

Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. So thats it, if you need more info let me know, insight as to what files I must look into is appreciated as well as your thoughts on the DHCP theory. Comment 6 Dan Gennidakis Are you new to Linhx. This site requires JavaScript to be enabled to function correctly, please enable it. I also added the line: Results 1 to 10 of Tx split, baseTX interface. Is ifconfig not showing it either??? Boot up, and look in dmesg Actual Results: This warning may appear when using the driver on some Dell Latitude docking stations with built-in 3cTX adapters.

Note that this option is only available with the 3c and 3cB adapters with external PHYs or built-in autonegotiation logic.

New to Linux, Need help with NIC – 3COM 3c905-tx

If homework dosn’t eat an entire day. I removed the 3cb, and placed another one in, same problem.

Results 1 to 10 of 10 Thread: Enabling bus-master transmits and whole-frame receives. Link to some of my config files and a few howto’s.


The error message posted inis one of 3c905t messages I saw. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Those can be “kinda scary” for a longtime win user.

[SOLVED] Network driver issue – 3Com 3cTX

Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. On and old system try vecterslackor debian 3c59x is the module I think for that card.

It would be nice if Red Hat could fix this kernel issue, and provide new ISOs with an updated kernel so this can be linjx installed on systems with 3cTX cards. Comment 10 Uwe Beck Though I can boot the CD and run netconfig again and it will work. Join Date Feb Location St. Try “modprobe 3c59x”, “ifconfig eth0 up”, and “dhcpcd”.

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