> I'm trying to run a smc-ultra network card, the modprobe command on
> the jumper configured card (io=0x300, irq=10) works without error messages
> and the modules:
> 8390 [used by smc-ultra]
> are installed. After that I mount the card using ifconfig eth0 192.168.0.3
> and try a ping on another computer, but nothing happens!!!
> How could that be, another network card in the same computer works
> fine (using the ne module)!!!!
> Thanks for help,
> Jochen Henneberg
Are you sure the card works? I've been using smc-ultras fro years with
ls mod shows:
smc-ultra 4960 1
8390 6240 0 [smc-ultra]
Feb 4 14:01:16 darkstar kernel: smc-ultra.c: Presently autoprobing
(not recommended) for a single card.
Feb 4 14:01:16 darkstar kernel: smc-ultra.c:v2.02 2/3/98 Donald
Feb 4 14:01:16 darkstar kernel: eth0: SMC Ultra at 0x220, 00 00 C0 13
0A B4, IRQ 10 memory 0xcc000-0xcffff.
Do you have anything in /etc/modules.conf for the cards?
How about the memory range, any other cards conflicting?