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Date:      Sat, 6 May 1995 09:06:09 -0400
From:      Gene Stark <gene@starkhome.cs.sunysb.edu>
To:        Jeff Haynes <tenforwd.wiz.com!jeff@sbstark.cs.sunysb.edu>
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Driver for SMC Ultra ethernet card.
Message-ID:  <199505061306.JAA07295@starkhome.cs.sunysb.edu>
In-Reply-To: Jeff Haynes's message of Fri, 5 May 1995 23:44:42 -0500 (CDT)

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>I am trying to get an SMC elite ultra working in FreeBSD. I assumed that
>I am supposed to use the ed0 driver, but upon boot up I get a message that
>says "failed to clear shared memory at c8000 - check configuration".
>I have the config on the card set to irq 10 io base 280 iomem c8000.
>The SMC "ezstart" utility shows the adapter type as 8216T. What driver
>do I use for this card? If it is ed0, any suggestions on what might
>be wrong?

The ed driver is correct, and we are using many of these drivers without
a problem.  Are you sure c8000 isn't in use by some video card memory
or something?  I usually set my Ultras to d0000 or d8000, or e0000 or e8000
for the second adapter in a system.  I suggest trying d8000 and see what
happens.
							- Gene Stark



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