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Re: [K12OSN] ISA nics not recognized



Hi Joe,

Did you get a resolution for this?

Cheers,
Bert

On Thu, 2002-11-28 at 11:25, Joe Guenther wrote:
> Jim,
> Yes the cards are in non-PnP mode.  These cards worked great with another LTSP server K12LTSP 2.0.2 (until I did a redhat up2date and broke the server :-(  ... I also tried an SMC8013 (driver wd) that is jumpered and the IO is specified in the dhcpd.conf file.
> 
> I also included the dhcpd.conf file.  I have looked it over and it looks OK to me ... what am I missing?
> 
> I am puzzled ... the instructions.html page gives instructions that I at least think are implemented in the .conf that I have attached ... ???
> 
> greetings 
> Joe
> 
> <<< jam McQuil com (jam McQuil com) 11/27  6:30p >>>
> Joe,
> 
> Take a look at http://www.LTSP.org/instructions-3.0.html
> 
> Also, make sure on the 3c509 cards that you have disabled the
> plug-n-play feature.  You will need the 3com diskette to turn
> that off.
> 
> Jim McQuillan
> jam Ltsp org
> 
> 
> 
> On Wed, 27 Nov 2002, Joe Guenther wrote:
> 
> > I am using the K12LTSP 2.1.1 distro.
> > 
> > When I use a workstation with a 3com905c network card, it works wonderfully - a PXE boot.
> > 
> > But when I try the same server with an older ISA nic (3com509) with an etherboot disk, I end with the error:
> > 
> > Running /linuxrc
> > mounting /proc
> > open of /proc/bus/pci/devices failed: No such file of directory
> > 
> > ERROR: could not autmatically detect the network card. PCI cards should be detected automatically. ISA cards cannot be detected, os the require the nic driver to be specified in a 'NIC=' parameter to be passed on the kernel command line, usually specified in the option-129, in the /etc/dhcpd.conf file....
> > 
> > = = = = = = dhcpd.conf = = = = = = > 
> > # Sample configuration file for ISCD dhcpd
> > #
> > # Don't forget to set run_dhcpd=1 in /etc/init.d/dhcpd
> > # once you adjusted this file and copied it to /etc/dhcpd.conf.
> > #
> > 
> > default-lease-time            21600;
> > max-lease-time                21600;
> > ddns-update-style none;
> > allow booting;
> > allow bootp;
> > 
> > option subnet-mask            255.255.255.0;
> > option broadcast-address      192.168.0.255;
> > option routers                192.168.0.254;
> > option domain-name-servers    192.168.0.254;
> > option domain-name            "ltsp";
> > option root-path              "192.168.0.254:/opt/ltsp/i386";
> > option option-128 code 128 = string;
> > option option-129 code 129 = text;
> > 
> > shared-network WORKSTATIONS {
> >   subnet 192.168.0.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 {
> >      range dynamic-bootp 192.168.0.100 192.168.0.253;
> >      use-host-decl-names       on;
> >      option log-servers        192.168.0.254;
> > 
> >      # trick from Peter Rundle <peter rundle au interpath net>
> >      if substring (option vendor-class-identifier, 0, 9) = "PXEClient"
> >      {
> >         filename      "/lts/pxe/pxelinux.bin";
> >           # NOTE: kernels are specified in /tftpboot/lts/pxe/pxelinux.cfg/
> >      }
> >      else
> >      {
> >         filename    "/lts/vmlinuz-2.4.18-ltsp";
> >      }
> >   }
> > }
> > 
> > # example configurations for specifying specific kernels to specific clients
> > group {
> >     use-host-decl-names       on;
> >     option log-servers        192.168.0.254;
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > # AST DX2-66
> > host ws001 {
> >         hardware ethernet     00:A0:C9:12:28:70;
> >         fixed-address         192.168.0.1;
> >   option option-128     e4:45:74:68:00:00;
> >   option option-129     "NIC=3c509";
> >     }
> > # Compaq DX33 - SMC8013
> > host ws002 {
> >         hardware ethernet     00:00:C0:A3:E7:51;
> >         fixed-address         192.168.0.2;
> >   option option-128     e4:45:74:68:00:00;
> >   option option-129     "NIC=wd";
> >     }
> > # Spare - 3COM905c
> > # THIS ONE WORKS JUST FINE....
> > host ws003 {
> >         hardware ethernet     00:50:DA:51:0E:D8;
> >         fixed-address         192.168.0.3;
> >     }
> > # Gateway DX2/66 - SMC8013
> > host ws007 {
> >         hardware ethernet     00:00:C0:51:18:45;
> >         fixed-address         192.168.0.7;
> >   opti
> 
> 
> 
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