Re: Asante FriendlyNet Ethernet card on 7500/100

Subject: Re: Asante FriendlyNet Ethernet card on 7500/100
From: Ed Jaeger (
Date: Tue Feb 22 2000 - 16:09:22 MST

You need the newer tulip driver (assuming yours is version 0.89) -
version 0.91 in the 2.2.14 and perhaps earlier sources works. If you
don't know how to get this I can step you through it, but if you're
using a stock ydl cs1.1 setup you'll never get it working without
recompiling the kernel.

herb wrote:
> Hello,
> I have an Asante FriendlyNet PCI Ethernet card in a 7500/100
> PowerPC. I can't get it to work with the tulip driver that is supposed to
> work for linux. Is it because it's not linux for an Intel machine? I
> tried configuring netcfg and linuxconf to no avail. Any ideas?
> P.S. Regarding Jeff Tillwick's comments,
> Archiver seems to work fine. I have no problems with it. Why does KDE
> need a decompressor/installer? Why do you need KDE in the first place?

Ed Jaeger, CFO, Bohlender Graebener Corporation
"We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we yearn for
another that will be eternal"

--Anatole France

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