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SubjectRe: pcnet32 on 2.4.18 doesn't init on IBM rs/6000 B50 (powerpc)


> I've been playing around with one of this machines and trying to get the net
> to work seems quite difficult because the driver doesn't want to init the
> card well, when you do a modprobe you get this:
> riazor:~# modprobe pcnet32
> pcnet32_probe_pci: found device 0x001022.0x002000
> PCI: Enabling device 00:0c.0 (0140 -> 0143)
> ioaddr=0xbff400 resource_flags=0x000101
> /lib/modules/2.4.18/kernel/drivers/net/pcnet32.o: init_module: No such
> device
> Hint: insmod errors can be caused by incorrect module parameters, including
> invalid IO or IRQ parameters
> /lib/modules/2.4.18/kernel/drivers/net/pcnet32.o: insmod
> /lib/modules/2.4.18/kernel/drivers/net/pcnet32.o failed
> /lib/modules/2.4.18/kernel/drivers/net/pcnet32.o: insmod pcnet32 failed

Can you try something newer (eg 2.4.19-pre7)? There have been a number
of changes to the pcnet32 driver, one of them (from Paul Mackerras)
should fix your problem.

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