Re: need help with Nvidia Network

From: C Roth (
Date: 09/03/03

Date: Wed, 03 Sep 2003 07:40:00 -0400

On Sat, 30 Aug 2003 19:24:04 -0400, Puma wrote:

> I can't get this to work. I have a A7N8X with buit in LAN. I used the
> latest driver from the Nvidia site for SUSE 8.2 install no problem, as the
> OS loaded it showed the EthO, no problem but said "No ip address
> yet....backgrounding" I don't know what this means. Any idea?
> I can't connect to anything.

I have an A7N8X also.

I never did get it to work, but I didn't try that hard. I had an old
linksys card lying around and just popped that in instead. I've just
kind of assumed that the Gigabit LAN port won't do 10/100.

If you ever DO get it to work, a follow up post here would be appreciated.