It creates directory 3c on the desktop. I have edited the ‘hwconf’ and ‘modules. I think, there was something trash in my kernel source. If I find it, I’ll post it. Results 1 to 1 of 1. Though I have made some progress. The setup disc that came with my system identified it as a 3cT NIC.

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I know quad port gig E cards require 4 channel PCIe.

The setup disc that came with my system identified it as a 3cT NIC. Is anyone here familiar with the 3com 3ct ethernet card? Widespread Centurylink Outage this morning Oh yeah and make sure u do what solspin said in a post previous about the modules. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Trivia- the ljnux I am still posting as an anon, is because the registration process never completes for me.

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. After that, I gave safe answers to a few more liux and Knoppix came on up, but this time with the NIC initialized and the internet accessible. Dear Comcast, I won’t use your email service I gave it the appropriate responses to let it modprobe itself to happiness with no interference from me.


I get this insmod: It will look something like this: Did you try to load the driver more than once? Dustyn Premium Member join: I think it’s good for the driver.

I got the driver for my 3cT from the cd and my kernel 3c2000-f an appropriate version but when I run the ‘make load’ command Here is the procedure I used to load the driver so I could access the internet from Knoppix. Issue all the steps I mention earlier: It’s a unique and very old piece of hardware No one offered any advice on a card that no one knew anything about with a very odd problem.

Re: 3Com 3c2000 NIC support

I am having problems with one- it’s onboard netboot bios is becoming active even after the machine 3c0200-t already booted, and forcing a hard-reset followed by attempting a net boot. Friend bragging about 10 year old car with really low mileag [ Automotive ] by IowaCowboy Meanwhile, if Knoppix doesn’t recognize your NIC, perhaps you can obtain the driver source from the manufacturer and go through a similar process to compile and load it.


It creates directory 3c on the desktop. So you shouldn’t have been surprised that no one knew about it.

Installing a 3cT

Dustyn to Anon51aa4 Premium Member Jun 4: I had to be logged in as root. I happened to already have the install 3c20000-t with the source, 3c This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

Finally, I rebooted, and at the Knoppix boot parameter prompt I specified expert. Anon51aa4 Anon Jun Don’t worry about it I downloaded the sk98lin driver from syskonnect’s site.

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