[svlug] half ethernet working

J C Lawrence claw at 2wire.com
Wed Jul 25 20:35:01 PDT 2001


On Wed, 25 Jul 2001 22:11:32 -0500 (CDT) 
Vince Duperron <duperron at charter.net> wrote:

> Just installed debian over the net (Linux gate
> 2.2.19pre17-compact).  When I installed it asked if I wanted in
> install over ef0 or ef1.  After the installation was complete only
> ef0 is available.  Both network cards are identical PCI cards.
> One works fine and one is invisible.

> Any ideas about how to get the other network device available?

You need to pass parameters to your kernel at boot time to recognise
and init the second card.  Read the revelant docs in
linux/Documentation.

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