Next-in-Thread Next Message

Question Problem of smc91c92_cs with a potentially supported card 

Forum: Non-x86 PCMCIA Issues
Date: 2000, Mar 23
From: Tsuneya Watabe watabe

I have a 16-bit 10BT/100BTX LAN card, originally manufactured for the use on 
Apple's PowerBooks under Mac OS. On linux side, the card is well recognized 
by pcmcia-cs and cardctl  ident gives sufficient info on it, indicating smc91c92_cs 
as the driver. So I added this info to /etc/pcmcia/config and booted into the 
linux kernel (2.2.15pre15). The log messages below appears to show no
untowards in terms of card recognition.

kernel: eth0: smc91c100-FD rev 0: io 0x300, irq 22, hw_addr 00:E0:25:15:03:CA
kernel:   128 kb buffer, MII xcvr
pcmcia: Starting PCMCIA services:
pcmcia:  modules
pcmcia:  cardmgr.
rc: Starting pcmcia succeeded
cardmgr[304]: starting, version is 3.1.13
cardmgr[304]: watching 2 sockets
cardmgr[304]: initializing socket 0
cardmgr[304]: socket 0: dit Co., Ltd., PC Card-10/100BTX, 001
cardmgr[304]: executing: 'insmod /lib/modules/2.2.15pre15/pcmcia/smc91c92_cs.o'
cardmgr[304]: executing: './network start eth0'

However, trying to ping always results in no transmit of packets and route add gw 
does not work. Previously I had the same problem with a 10BT 16bit Ositech card 
which also used smc91c92_cs. Though this is not an urgent problem for me, any 
suggestion to solve this problem will be greatly appreciated. 

Thank you.

Next-in-Thread Next Message

Select this message: Problem of smc91c92_cs with a potentially supported card

Messages Inline: 1 All Outline: 1 3 All

1. Ok Many thanks for new smc91c92_cs.c by Tsuneya Watabe, 2000, May 06

Message Administration

This form allows you to delete, move, or copy one or more messages. You can move messages by copying and deleting the original. The action will be applied to the messages you select above and all replies to those selected messages.

If you want to copy or move messages, specify the HyperNews path of a destination forum or message that all messages will be copied or moved to. The destination must already exist, so maybe create it first.

Path of Destination (a Forum or Message): (e.g. "test")

Notify Subscribers at destination

If you want to delete messages (the default), specify that here. If you want to move messages, you need to delete the original messages; placeholders will be left pointing to where they were moved.

Delete Messages

Caution: After deleteing messages (the default), if you have not copied them (i.e. no destination above), then the selected messages are not be recoverable.

Members Subscribe No Admin Mode Show Frames Help for HyperNews at 1.10
[ Edit This Forum ]