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Old 09-24-2004, 10:37 PM   #1
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Will a firewire host adaptor with a Linux supported IEEE1394 chipset work in linux?


Hey guys,

I want to add a firewire card to my computer, and I think I have found the one I want. The card is an Advantek Networks AFW-03P. It uses a VIA VT6306 chipset, which is listed on linux1394.org as "working great". As long as the cards chipset is supported, will that mean that the card will work?

Thanks,

-Brad
 
Old 09-25-2004, 02:22 AM   #2
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mmx87; as long as they are compatible with each other & cause no conflicts u will
be home free. check them out with LQ HCL . if OK ur OK it will be a GO!
 
  


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