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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Dell Inspiron 5000, Fedora Core 3, and P CMPC200

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  • ken
    ... Could you cut-and-paste the output of your ifconfig commands into an email and send it? -- A lot of us are working harder than we want, at things we don t
    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 29, 2005
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      david.estacio@... wrote:

      >ken wrote:
      >
      >
      >>david.estacio@... wrote:
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >>>I have a Dell inspiron 5000 (old machine I know) with a Linksys
      >>>CardBus PCMPC200 network adapter that I am trying to get working
      >>>under Core 3.
      >>>I have had this card working under Redhat many times and just
      >>>recently switched over from RHEL to Fedora to try out Core 3. The
      >>>card is being recognized as an "Abocom Systems Inc ADMtek Centaur-C
      >>>Rev 17 [Dlink DFE-680TX] CardBus Fast Ethernet Adapter" but it is
      >>>not working with
      >>>this configuration.
      >>>
      >>>Anyone have any pointers as to where to start on getting this card
      >>>working?
      >>>
      >>>Thanks
      >>>David
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>What do you mean when you say "it is not working"?
      >>
      >>
      >
      >Ken,
      >
      >I should have been clearer. It shows up in the network applet (shown as
      >inactive, won't activate from the GUI) and it shows up in ifconfig, but if I
      >tried to set an IP for it and bring the interface up using the CLI, the IP
      >would not take (not shown with ifconfig -a). The CLI commands all acted as
      >they should. It is not like the device will not plumb is shows in ifconfig,
      >it is more like an incorrect driver or something similar.
      >
      >Thanks
      >David
      >
      >

      Could you cut-and-paste the output of your ifconfig commands into an
      email and send it?


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      A lot of us are working harder than we want, at things we don't like to
      do. Why? ...In order to afford the sort of existence we don't care to live.
      -- Bradford Angier
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