>>I cannot get linux to recognize my network card:
>> smc 1211TX
>>I have tried epic100, tulip and smc9194. All give the same error:
>> insmod failed: device or resource busy
The rtl8139 driver is the correct one for this card.
>insmod doesn't accept any such parameter. Try modifying adding the
>following lines to your /etc/modules.conf file:
>alias eth0 epic100
>options eth0 irq=11
Only ISA drivers accept the io=0x... and irq=... parameters.
PCI drivers can always reliably detect cards, find the I/O address and IRQ
from the PCI configuration.
Quote:>(I'm not exactly sure what the syntax is, but I think that's right. To
>confirm, try reading the ethernet HOWTO or visit
>http://www.scyld.com/network/ for more information about your network card,
>suitable drivers, how to configure and how to diagnose problems.
Always good advice ;->
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