Ethernet not recognized

Eric heli at
Tue Jan 16 14:13:44 UTC 2007

George Vanev wrote:
> If I'm not wrong your lan card must be VIA VT6103L.
> In this case FreeBSD must support it.
> Post your dmesg please.
> Did you make any changes to the kernel?
> On 1/16/07, Juan Marrero <jmarrero at> wrote:
>> Hi, I recently download FreeBSD 6.1, and I've installed in a new
>> computer a couple of times and in none of the installation recognize the
>> integrated Ethernet card.  In the instructions that I follow in one link
>> on your website, it says that is recognized automatically.  What am I
>> missing here?  I'm new at unix or linux, I've only used windows and I
>> like to learn something outside windows, but I didn't know it would be
>> such a headache.  The motherboard is a PC CHIPS P23G or something like
>> that.  I also tried to compile the X11 but it display an error trying to
>> connect to, obviously because of the Ethernet card not
>> recognized.  Can someone help me with this???
>> _______________________________________________

please dont top post.

you might want to get version 6.2 as it was just finalized yesterday.

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