Subject: Re: Xircom PCMCIA NIC problem with new install of
> From: Michael W.Holdeman <ptfd9100@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2002 15:31:25 -0500
> Sender: owner-freebsd-mobile@xxxxxxxxxxx
> I went to the archives, and got some info, as well as help from here. Mine
> (REM56+) is working now but I still have to do ifconfig and set the address,
> and defailt route every time I boot up. The pccard_flags+"-z" is supposed to
> keep the system from finishing rc.conf untill the nic is done but I haven't
> got it right yet.
Add pccardd_flags="-z" to /etc/rc.conf. Note the "dd"!
> Here is what I had to do to get mine to at least configure.
> Add to /etc/sysctl.conf
> # /etc/sysctl.conf
> I added to /etc/rc.conf
> # /etc/rc.conf
> pccard_ifconfig_xe0="inet 192.168.14.8 netmask 255.255.255.0"
Should be either pccard_ifconfig OR ifconfig_xe0. pccard_ifconfig_xe0
will do nothing. pccard_ifconfig do the same ifconfig for ANY pccard
NIC while ifconfig_xe0 will apply ONLY to the first interface that
uses the xe driver.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman@xxxxxx Phone: +1 510 486-8634
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