Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Dell Inspiron 5000, Fedora Core 3, and P CMPC200
- david.estacio@... wrote:
>ken wrote:Could you cut-and-paste the output of your ifconfig commands into an
>>>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
>>>Anyone have any pointers as to where to start on getting this card
>>What do you mean when you say "it is not working"?
>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.
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