Xircom XE2000 card problem
Russell.Wood at rac.com.au
Sun Nov 19 17:18:31 PST 2006
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> Subject: Xircom XE2000 card problem
> Asked this question a couple of days ago in freebsd-mobile, but
> haven't heard anything. I'm reposting here to, hopefully, a wider
> I have an Inspiron 7000 laptop I've set up as a FreeBSD server
> Version 6.1. I have a Xircom XE2000 ethernet card I'd like to use.
> It appears to be recognized by FreeBSD, but doesn't startup
> correctly. In searching I've seen references to it working with
> FreeBSD, but indicate it should use the xe driver.
> Here's what the dmesg says:
> ed1: <Xircom 10/100 Network PC Card> at port 0x100-0x10f iomem
> 0x88000000-0x88000fff irq 1
> 1 function 0 config 1 on pccard0
> device_attach: ed1 attach returned 6
> Looking at the hardware list it should be supported by the dc or xe
> drivers, but not the ed driver. Am I missing something easy, or is
> this card not reallyl supported at all?
If you have a closer look, it is using the ed (4):
ed1: <Xircom 10/100 Network PC Card> at port 0x100-0x10f iomem
Make sure you have the following devices compiled in your kernel:
... also, you might need:
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