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RE: [linux-tr] Slow Turbo Adapters
The last time it happened was a long time ago. I was so pleased to see
Lanaid run properly and have it recognize the adapter that I did not pay any
attention to the settings.
I wondered at the time if the problem was with the motherboard bios, or with
the amount of memory I had installed, but I never came to any conclusions.
Where I work there were literally hundreds if not thousands of token ring
nodes at one time. I talk with the network people regularly. In over eight
years I only heard of one IBM token ring card failing in service. Maybe
yours just failed for some reason.
From: Erik De Cock [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, April 14, 1999 3:29 PM
Subject: RE: [linux-tr] Slow Turbo Adapters
On Wed, 14 Apr 1999 10:12:50 -0700, Aracic, Nicholas, Counsel wrote:
>I have had problems with Lanaid failing to recognize an Auto adapter. I
>the adapter in a pre-PCI computer with 4 mgs of ram and Lanaid and the
>adapter worked fine. I never came to an understanding why but at least I
>returned the adapter to service.
I tried it in every ISA/PCI system I could find, with every possible
bios configuration, but it didn't work, so I just had it replaced :-)
Any guesses what exactly goes wrong ?
What are the configured options in the "dead" card when you put it in a
386 or 486 ?
Erik De Cock.