I am having problems with one- it’s onboard netboot bios is becoming active even after the machine is already booted, and forcing a hard-reset followed by attempting a net boot. I do not think people here are stupid or uninformed. But that sub-menu never appears. The setup disc that came with my system identified it as a 3cT NIC. Oh yeah and make sure u do what solspin said in a post previous about the modules. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

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Knoppix then prompted me incessantly whether I wanted to reconfigure this or modprobe that, or whatever. If anyone has any advice I would apreciate it.

Here is the procedure I used to load the driver so I could access the internet from Knoppix. You can hardly conclude 3c2000-t people are “too bored and jaded” and won’t “give up a good answer for free” – if you have ever used Linux, you’d see that’s not true at all. I happened to already have the install disc with the source, 3c Having a problem logging in?

Linux-Kernel Archive: Re: Which driver for the 3C / 3C?

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I think that people are too bored and jaded to give up a good answer for free. But since you rage quit, good luck with the 3Com It will look something like this: At the next prompt I typed insmod 3c The site has never been the same since the catastrophic failure it had back when it was on NAC.

Dear Comcast, I won’t use your email service That’s probably a better approach than taking a wild stab in the dark.

Re: 3Com 3c2000 NIC support

Installing a 3cT I got the driver for my 3cT from the cd and my kernel is an appropriate version but when I run the ‘make load’ command Though I have made some progress. Hey, are yoy logged in as root?

I’ve followed all the steps above, and my device has been recognised correctly. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a 3c2000t system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. The only thing I don’t quite get is I did this are root.

I get stopped limux error messages every time. But I get no menu items to do that either. Widespread Centurylink Outage this morning This feature can be called up from the network and the older cards sometimes had a socket for the PROM, you could just pull the PROM chip to make sure it was disabled. I dunno maybe I’ll add it again or something but it did work for me. I downloaded the sk98lin driver from syskonnect’s site.


Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe llnux threads and llnux many other special features. Is anyone here familiar with the 3com 3ct ethernet card? BB code is On. Linux – Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.

Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting ilnux guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. I copied that file to a floppy that I formatted with the ext2 filesystem. I got this far: Problems installing 3com gigabit driver 3c -newbie. Visit the following links: