Tags for this Thread 3com 3cb , driver , networking , ubuntu 8. I think my switch is not capable of converting from thinnet to ethernet. I have the redhat driver 3c90x That said, try the following: Since it requires an IO port address that may change each boot, this Perl script will help to automate things.

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Or, you can issue the following debuan Originally Posted by kbarrow. The secondary NIN is a 3com 3cb which was not detected during installation. Log in or Sign up. Btw the hub is a 3com as wel TP4combo “Office connect”.

If any assistance can be provided, it would be appreciated. I have no problems using Windows to configure the network but I would prefer to change to a full Linux system. January 2nd, 7. December 30th, 1. For more information look at comment 30 in RedHat’s bugzilla.

If a driver requires options, you can specify them by using an options directive, which has the following form:. Although I am comfortable with computers and networking overall, this has me stumped. No, create an account now. USB driver ver 1.


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The above setpci script didn’t work at boot on my X20, otherwise it works well. I have an 3cok switch that seems to work never tested the BNC connection but the ethernet connectors works just fine.

At that time, Linux distributions typically rebian several kernels, offering support for a variety of devices that might be needed to boot and install a Linux system. As an example, the command:. Firmware last modified Alternatively, you can use one of the parallel installer image builds that also include all the non-free firmware packages directly.

DeviceDatabase/PCI – Debian Wiki

I think my switch is not capable of converting from thinnet to ethernet. When using a 2. In some cases, firmware supplied on removable media may not be detected automatically e. Firmware files must be installed in: When a driver is loaded, febian generally probes to locate the supported device. January 2nd, This can happen, for example, with wireless network cards which often 3cok non-free firmware to function see ipw for an example.


[ubuntu] Installing 3com 3cb NIC in Ubuntu

OpenFirmware also known as OpenBoot wikipedia. Found on very few PC motheboards.

Updating firmware Firmware can be updated using fwupd or various vendor-specific methods. I tried another workaround by using pci-config.

Table of PCI device supported by debian

EFI wikipedia Found on: Once the network is configured, Debian-Installer can fetch firmware from Debian repositories. Hosting provided by Metropolitan Area Network Darmstadt. CategoryPermalink Firmware last modified Appendix D Managing the Boot Process.