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Old 02-08-2003, 11:17 AM   #1
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eth0 fails on boot (winlinux 2003)


when i boot winlinux 2003 my nic card fails. i have a 3Com EtherLink XL 10/100 PCI For Complete PC Management NIC (3C905C-TX). it searches for eth0 for a few minutes then it fails.

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Old 02-08-2003, 12:06 PM   #2
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Well i had a simillar problem and what i did was in my /etc/modules.conf file there is an alias line that has eth0 on it, I disabled it by putting a # infront of it. Since then it checks and says OK !.

Being a newbie mmyself this is the first time i'm helping someone out so if it works please let me know. I need the encouragement.

Thanx
 
Old 02-08-2003, 04:33 PM   #3
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nope didnt work. thanx for the help. if someone could help that would be great.

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