Laptop with PCcard ethernet: how to set up?

Dan Pelleg daniel+bsd at
Sun Mar 30 05:15:11 PST 2003

Paul Hoffman <phoffman at> writes:

> I have a laptop with an Ethernet PCcard which comes up as "ep0". I want to
> use DHCP on it. My rc.conf has:
> pccard_enable="YES"
> pccard_ifconfig="YES"
> ifconfig_ep0="DHCP"
> The card comes up fine, but it doesn't get ifconfig'd. Do I need to add
> something else to rc.conf?

1. You don't need the ifconfig_ep0 line.

2. Change the pccard_ifconfig value to either "DHCP" or something like


  Dan Pelleg

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