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Old 09-16-2004, 04:49 PM   #1
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Knopix-STD and Dell Latitude D600


Hello,

I currently am using a Dell Latitude D600 and Knoppix-STD. How do I get my Broadcom NIC to register? I know that the tg3 module works for this NIC, but how do I get my NIC working on my laptop with Knoppix-STD? I am booting from CD Rom of course.

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Old 09-17-2004, 09:45 PM   #2
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what you could do is in the terminal or command line type: modprobe tg3
that should insert the module and your card should be working after that. but it is kindof surprising that knoppix doesnt automatically detect your nic
 
  


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