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    SubjectRe: NE2000 Module Problem
    Andrew E. Mileski ( wrote:

    : After doing some head banging I realize the problem: the NE2000 driver
    : is dumb-as-a-post when it comes to autoprobing :-(

    ne.c has its well-sorted list of addresses to probe at, and if you use
    it as a "non-module", it will find the PCI cards, too.

    : The RealTek RTK8029 cards are _PCI_ so they must be probed, and hence
    : the current driver cannot be used as a module. This should be documented.

    This is wrong; due to a decision of the author, ne.c will not auto-probe
    for cards if used as a module. But you can always say something like
    insmod ne.c io=0x6000
    and the module will find your PCI card.

    Cheers -e
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