[linux-dell-laptops] Re: Where do I start with PCMCIA networking?
- On Mon, Sep 27, 1999 at 11:18:22AM -0700, jdillworth@... wrote:
> Wheeeeeew....... Got X up and running on my CPI. Now I need to get toInstall PCMCIA- cardmgr should find the card and beep at you. Then you
> the outside workld. Where do I start with netweoking. I installed
> from the CD rom so I did not install PCMCIA networking. I have a 3COM
> 3CCFE574BT fast ehternet card. It is listed as completelt supported.
> I tried to just plug it in but Linux RH6.0 dosn't seem to recognize it.
can ifconfig/dhclient the card as usual.
Steve Haslam, Production Engineer, Excite UK shaslam@...
- jdillwort-@... wrote:
> Wheeeeeew.......I had the same expression when I started with this. Dell sent me a
$#^@$&%# Xircom 10/100 56k CardBus card. Of course this was not
supported with RH6.0 out of the box.
Go and get the latest pcmcia-cs (version 3.1.0 I think). I installed
it, rebuilt my kernel, and everything just seemed to work. If you are
still in hell today, give this a try.