Re: Broken 7200 ethernet support

Subject: Re: Broken 7200 ethernet support
From: Bryn Hughes (
Date: Mon May 28 2001 - 17:23:24 MDT

I've been running Tulip-chipset cards for about 6 months now, no
problems. Kernel 2.2.18 and 2.2.19 using the included drivers for
those kernels.


>on 5/28/01 4:35 PM,
>at wrote:
>> Thanks for the tip Bryn -- I wish these things were documented somewhere
>> obvious.
>> Do you have any recommendations for a good and cheap ethernet card? I'm
>> weary of the Linksys card that Randall mentioned as a card that causes the
>> interface to go down isn't really acceptable...
>The Linksys card uses the Tulip chip set, which many other cards use. The
>problem was not the card but the Tulip driver. I had some trouble updating
>it and stopped working on it; but I know the new driver fixes the problem.
>Randy Perry
>Mac Consulting/Sales


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