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Old 08-17-2005, 05:36 PM   #1
freddyincali
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ethernet card with redhat enterprise


hi
i am trying to set up a server to host a few simple web pages on one of my old machines. i got red hat installed on it but my internet is not working i have a dlink de 220 ethernet card and i check with d link for linux drivers but they said there were none. does any one know where to get drivers for it or a cheap ethernet card taht will work with red hat enterprise v.3?
any help would be greatly appreciated.
Fredrik
 
Old 08-17-2005, 08:09 PM   #2
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instead of searching for driver i suggest use kernel 2.6.x
build your card as module in it
 
Old 08-17-2005, 09:11 PM   #3
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ok
i am new to linux do i downlod kernel 2.6x and where do i dl it? would i just burn it on a cd and install it on the troubled machine? and how do u build a module?
 
Old 08-18-2005, 02:56 AM   #4
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oops that requires lots of reading.............do a google for kernel compilation..............and yes u have to download the kernel source for it..........
 
  


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