[svlug] RedHad can't see Ethernet card

Alvin Oga alvin at planet.fef.com
Tue Dec 16 09:01:05 PST 1997

hi ya

what rob said and ...

check the kernel too for 3com options... no secret for 3com cards..
and when it is booting watch for the 3com card to "show up" in
the hardware list just before partition checking

> Ben> I tried to install 4.2 on a friend's computer, and we can't get
> Ben> the ethernet card (3com 3c509) to work. What is the secret?
> what does 'ifconfig -a' show you?  what does 'lsmod' show you?
> did it load up the .o file for the ethernet card? 

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