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Old 02-11-2002, 07:46 PM   #1
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configuring network card


i need some advice on how to configure a network card. how do i tell what address it should use when i run ipconfig or in the start up scripts? (ie, the 0x300 memory address).

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Old 02-11-2002, 07:57 PM   #2
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not sure about ipconfig.. unless you mean ifconfig but what type of card do you have will help us out in helping you get that card installed.
 
Old 02-11-2002, 08:13 PM   #3
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oops, that should have been ifconfig. i've been switching between linux and win2k too much. the nic is a kingston KNE20T/KNE20BT which from what i can tell on the kingston site should use the ne module on linux.

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Old 02-12-2002, 10:00 PM   #4
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Try putting the following line just below the "alias eth0 <module_name>" line in /etc/modules.conf (or /etc/conf.modules depending on distro):
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options <module_name> io=0X300   irq=x
Obviously, replace the "x" with the desired IRQ.
 
  


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