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Old 05-15-2003, 05:08 PM   #1
LB9_B4Z
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Mandrake 9.1 running in vmware


i have mandrake 9.1 installed in vmware and i'm having problems with the emulated network card that it uses. i have it setup to use a bridged connection. The problem i think is with how linux is detecting the nic. It is finding it as an AMD 79c970 nic and it doesn't work. the actual nic in my computer is a 3com 905b (if it matters, which i dont' think it does) when i install windows i think it detects it as a dec based nic. my question, i guess, is what driver should i tell it to use? is there one i need to download from somewhere? anybody have mandrake9.1 running in vmware wanna help me out?
 
Old 06-05-2003, 08:17 AM   #2
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verify in http://www.vmware.com/support/kb/end...ed=1050436558& p_sp=cF9ncmlkc29ydD0mcF9yb3dfY250PTEmcF9zZWFyY2hfdGV4dD05NzgmcF9zZWFyY2hfdHlwZT05MDAyJnBfcHJvZF9sdmw <br /> xPX5hbnl_JnBfcHJvZF9sdmwyPX5hbnl_JnBfY2F0X2x2bDE9fmFueX4mcF9jYXRfbHZsMj1_YW55fiZwX3NvcnRfYnk9ZGZsdCZ <br />wX3BhZ2U9MQ**&p_li=
 
Old 06-06-2003, 02:12 PM   #3
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yes. i found that a few days after i posted the question. it worked for me.
 
  


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