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[K12OSN] Which LZDSK image for 3C905-TX?



Thanks for the reply, Bert. I thought that the combo card might be the
wrong one - but I tried all the ROMS. Is anyone else using 3c905-TX
cards? If so, can you tell me which ROM to use?

On Tue, 2002-04-30 at 14:17, Bert Rolston wrote:
> Hi Dan,
> 
> Bert here.
> 
> > Maybe I've got the boot disk for the clients messed up. I have a PCI
> > 3c905-TX 10/100 card installed. It has printed on the card "3C905-TX" -
> > I've used the ROM from rom-o-matic that is the 3c905-combo.  Does that
> > sound right? There are several other 3c905 ROMS to choose from (I've
> > tried them all).
> 
> My experience with Windows is the COMBO driver won't work on the TX card.
> 
> The COMBO deals with two different cable types, different transmission 
> techniques. From memory the COMBO cards are only 10 mbps not 10/100 or 100.
> 
> Another thing I have noticed with NICs is revision number on the card. Some 
> revisions work better than others (in Windows, my Linux knowledge isn't as 
> good).
> 
> I've only got 3Com ISA cards, but I couldn't get any of them to work, so 
> gave up. They are only 10 mbps anyway, no great loss.
> 
> Cheers,
> Bert
> 
> 
> 
> 
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