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Old 06-29-2005, 07:34 AM   #1
arsimsusuri
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Unable to install bcm 440x 10/100 ethernet card on Red Linux 9 kernel version 2.6.8.1


I have a Dell Inspiron 8600. I installed Red Hat Linux 9 with kernel version 2.4.20-8. The Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller worked fine (after a few patchings). I recently updated the kernel to 2.6.8.1 but I could not find the drivers for the Broadcom 440x.
Could anybody tell me how to solve this problem?
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Old 06-30-2005, 12:01 AM   #2
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You'll need to get it off the Broadcom site - it's a zip of a source tar and a source RPM.
The readme is good - says only tested on 2.4, but I compiled it at 2.6.11 and it works fine on my Dell Inspiron 1100.

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