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Old 01-31-2008, 07:22 AM   #1
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fedora cant detect ethrnet card pci 10/100

i have an exernal ethernet card that is not in the mother board but put seperately.
i have its driver i faced numerous problems installing it... asked for compiling of .c file got after unzipping but there was error reorted when tried gcc;
2.installation read me says that it supports kernel 2.4/2.5 v and i have 2.6
3.since the .c file is not compiling no configuration fil is got.
4.on more trying it showed device not found.......

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spending sleepness nights due to this.....
Old 01-31-2008, 02:51 PM   #2
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Are you talking about a usb ethernet adapter?
Old 01-31-2008, 06:17 PM   #3
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Those are the only external ethernet devices I know of, Laz.

Old 01-31-2008, 06:20 PM   #4
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There were a few firewire ones a few years ago and there is always new stuff coming out.


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