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Old 05-13-2007, 03:38 AM   #1
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Failed to detect ethernet card

Hi, i'm a newbie, i have a dual-boot system of windows xp and suse 10.1 with my windows xp as the main boot. My suse is failed to detect my ethernet card and so i am unable to connect to internet. My ethernet card is IC Plus IP 1000 Family Gigabit Ethernet adapter. Can anyone pls tell me how to solve this problem? Thanks.
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According to this article, you need to download the ipg driver at
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I followed the instruction of the article u provide me....but too bad it cannot work when i "make all" the file...i get the following error :

hman:/home/hman/Desktop/NewFolder # make all
make -C /lib/modules/ SUBDIRS=/home/hman/Desktop/NewFolder modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-'
make[1]: *** No rule to make target `modules'. Stop.
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-'
make: *** [all] Error 2

Any one knows what's the problem?




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