You may have to live with that for now
PCMCIA Network Adapter Issues
OvisLink LFS-PCM-32 not working unless in promiscous mode (Miguel)
Date: 2000, Jun 14
From: David Hinds <email@example.com>
The transceiver manipulation code in the tulip driver is quite arcane
and I'm afraid to mess with it. I'm not surprised that there are
cards that are not handled correctly.
to: "You may have to live with that for now"