Network card problems

HOLLOW, CHRISTOPHER christopher.hollow at
Mon Dec 8 12:53:18 PST 2003

Disable PnP in the BIOS.

...on another note, I might also suggest that you Google it before you 
post to the list.  The string "rl0: couldn't map ports/memory" yeilded 
200+  hits, including...


Mihail wrote:

>Hi list,
>I've recently decided to give the 4.x series
>a try, but unfortunately I can't configure
>my network on 4.9-R. It seems that the device
>module fails to initialize, dmesg gives me this:
>rl0: <RealTek 8139 10/100BaseTX> irq 10 at device 13.0 on pci0
>rl0: couldn't map ports/memory
>device_probe_and_attach: rl0 attach returned 6
>As you can see it's a RealTek ethernet
>card. It worked well on 5.1 though,
>any ideas on how I could fix the problem?
>Thanks in advance,
>Hot Mobiil - helinad, logod ja piltsõnumid!
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Christopher Hollow - Technical Consultant
Infrastructure & Technology Support
Toronto, ON

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