Martin Klang wrote:
> On Tue, 1 Aug 2000, Michal Jaegermann wrote:
> > eth0: 3c509 at 0x300 tag 1, BNC port, address 00 a0 24 c3 e0 8f, IRQ 10.
> > 3c509.c:1.16 2/3/98 email@example.com
> what exactly do you mean by media here?
I mean this piece underlined above. This particular card always was
hooked up to a BNC (concentric) cable and never tried on anything else.
I am afraid that this is not a "local" machine or anything I can hack
on but the card works. I do not recall any heroic efforts to get
FWIW - a pcmcia NIC from 3com in a laptop of my wife is also supposed
to detect a kind of a media automatically but it does not. But if
kicked in the right direction it works fine with different cables.
> furthermore, i've got the same card working fine on a pc, with the same
> version kernel...
Any complaints from a compiler when you were recompiling on Alpha?
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