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IBM Auto LanStreamer
The existing ibmtr driver won't recognize the lanstreamer.
Last year I wrote a driver for the lanstreamer. I had problems
getting the adapter to initialize consistently. After a while I got
tired of beating my head against the wall and stopped working on it,
pending completion of other projects.
Given that IBM is no longer selling this adapter and both Madge and
Olicom have come forth with drivers supporting their respective PCI
token-ring adapters, it may be a while before I pick it up again.
Carsten Brink writes:
> Hello All,
> I am really pleased to find a mailing list for Linux on Token ring.
> My question might be simple however it is large to me.
> I am new in linux and have some problems using my netcard.
> My card is
> IBM Auto LanStreamer PCI Adapt.
> I am using the card daily booting the PC with windows95, however it seems
> that linux does not see the card at all. The AutoSearch used by the
> configuration program does not detect the card.
> I have had a hard time simply to find out if this card is supported at all.
> Can any one tell?
> I am using Redhat 5.0. Linux kernel 2.0.32
> I would appreciate any help on this topic. Does any one know of a patch to
> linux which might solve the problem?
> All the best,
> Carsten Brink
> Odense Universityhospital
> Radio-Physics Laboratory (Afd. R)
> Sdr. Boulevard 29
> DK-5000 Odense C