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Date:      Thu, 28 Nov 1996 22:41:14 -0800 (PST)
From:      Doug White <dwhite@gdi.uoregon.edu>
To:        Phil Richardson <phil@pico.humber.ac.uk>
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Re: PCMCIA support for D-Link Ethernet Card
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSI.3.94.961128223822.6734N-100000@gdi.uoregon.edu>
In-Reply-To: <13246993E39@pico>

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On Tue, 26 Nov 1996, Phil Richardson wrote:

> Has anyone any ideas on support for a D-Link DE650 ethernetPCMCIA 
> card. I'm not good enough to understand the source code for PCMCIA 
> card support - and i'm not sure if I have to 'turn' something on in 
> the kernel config.

Take a look at the PAO patches.  You'll have to run something reasonably
current (2.2-ALPHA) to apply them, but it includes support for many PCMCIA
cards.

http://www.mt.cs.keio.ac.jp/person/hosokawa/PAO/

I have a Dell Latitude LX I set up with this a few days ago and it is
flying with hotswap and DHCP :)

> Currently, I get a message about a bridge device but nothing else.

Read the PAO info closely, some cheap bridges aren't supported.

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:  dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu    | Residence Networking Assistant
http://gladstone.uoregon.edu/~dwhite    | Computer Science Major




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