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Old 11-23-2005, 05:28 PM   #1
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How many different modules are there for nic cards?


How many different modules are there for nic cards?

How can I load them all with modprobe to make sure mine is covered?
 
Old 11-23-2005, 05:37 PM   #2
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Unless you change hardware every day there's not
much point in doing this, in an "ideal case" you'll just
slow down the boot; in the "worst case" your box may
crap out.

Just use the one you know you have.


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