Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 12-12-2003, 06:26 AM   #1
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Pakistan
Distribution: Redhat , SME
Posts: 346

Rep: Reputation: 30
Arrow Step by Step guied for installation Lan card under Linux

These Step by step guied for Linksys manage network card model number is LNE100M. and driver file comes with card cd under drivers-->Linux folder. and i done this final and working steps under redhat linux 9.
why i install this new driver:
Actulay i install linux and it pick any via chip lan card was showing under system setting-->network-->edit-->hardware device and was not active i forceling assigned stetip ip and make it active , then it start ping it self but was not ping nay other remort computer on my network. now ist fine

mkdir /tmp
copy lne100ml.tar file in tmp folder from network driver cd under drivers-->Linux
tar xvf lne100ml.tar
cd lne100m
Compile the driver source files and it will generate lne100m.o
for compile
check kernal version with
uname -r
after compile copy lne100m.0 file in to mudules driver folder
if kernal version is 2.4.x then path is ,,
if kernal version is 2.2.x kernel, then path is ,,
make install
edit configuration file (/etc/modules.conf or /etc/conf.modules,it
depend on your Linux distribution)
for loading kernel modules. Make sure there is the following content in the
configuration file, where # is
interface number (eg: alias eth0 lne100m):
alias eth# lne100m

Reboot now:
shutdown -r now

Use ifconfig command to assign the IP address, where # is network
interface number:
ifconfig eth# <IP> Exemple: ifconfig eth0

Check the interface works: ping any remort computer
ping <remote_host_IP> Exemple: ping

Only follow these steps if you want to uninstall this driver.
Please enter the following commands to uninstall your driver:
make uninstall


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Step-By-Step Instruction to install Linksys WPC11 Ver.4 Wireless Card Zypher Linux - Hardware 8 08-12-2009 10:43 AM
Step by Step guied for Installation pent@net Dvb card under linux mobassir Linux - Networking 4 06-07-2006 07:31 PM
Step by step setup wireless PCMCIA card ksmj Fedora 11 01-15-2005 06:13 AM
Easy step by step Guied for Squid mobassir Linux - Software 15 05-22-2004 03:05 AM
Step by step to setup WireLess LAN on RedHat8, please help sunldn Linux - Wireless Networking 1 10-26-2002 10:38 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:54 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration