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Re: [linux-tr] ibm 16/4 pci supported by ibmtr in 2.2.x ?





Markus--

The ibmtr.c driver only supports Shared RAM (i.e. non-DMA) Token-Ring devices.
The IBM 16/4 PCI family of cards will be supported in an upcoming version of the
kernel. Until then, go to http://www.linuxtr.net/ and check out the Olympic
driver for the PCI Token-Ring family of adapters. It's a "alpha" level driver,
so it may explode on contact, but it also might work just fine. :)

Hope this helps,


Scott Parkerson <witsend@us.ibm.com>
"Testing can show the presence of bugs, but not their absence." -- Dijkstra



Markus Fischer <mfischer@josefine.ben.tuwien.ac.at> on 05/11/99 12:56:45 PM

Please respond to linux-tr@emissary.aus-etc.com

To:   linux tokenring list <linux-tr@emissary.aus-etc.com>
cc:    (bcc: Scott G Parkerson/Raleigh/IBM)
Subject:  [linux-tr] ibm 16/4 pci supported by ibmtr in 2.2.x ?





     I'm asking this because we're upgrading our webserver and only used
the isa 16/4 cards so far.

Thank you,
     Markus

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