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IBM lanstreamer card
This may make a few people at least smile a bit. It is taken from Alan
Cox's web page http://roadrunner.swansea.uk.linux.org/alan.shtml. I don't
know if he is on this list or not, if so, keep us informed? =)
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Its still hot, its horrible and thundery.
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Got much further with the IBM Lanstreamer card. The ring open/close
now works and I'm busy filling in the transmit/receive ring
... and then on the 20th
Got the token ring card to the point it tries to send a packet and
doesn't. But unlike this morning it doesn't crash. Seems to load
the packet into the ring and not turn the DMA engine on. I guess
Im doing something dumb (other than using token ring that is).
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If I remember right, Paul got this far with it as well (didn't you?) I'll
ignore the little token ring comment at the end of that. :)
BTW, i'm moved down to Dallas now and about ready to get some more stuff
written up. Thanks to everyone who mailed some suggestions to me.
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