Re: ABIT VA-10 Local Ethernet with Driver Difficulty

From: Lenard (lenard_at_127.0.0.1)
Date: 12/02/04

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    On Thu, 02 Dec 2004 05:39:34 +0000, Wayne Watson wrote:

    > When I try to boot up my VA-10, after a long delay checking eth0, I get
    > a message to the effect that some ethernet interface is faulty, and that
    > the iptables might be corrupted. What's that about?
    > Well, I did get in touch with ABIT. They said it's likely the driver,
    > but they don't provide drivers for Linux. It's a VIA KM400 with a VT8235
    > chipset. The onboard LAN is a VIA VT6103. I found the VIA Technology
    > site, but they don't seem to have the drivers either. Anyone know where
    > to get the driver for the LAN? Once I get it, how do I install it?


    Follow the drivers link and choose;
    Red Rat Linux and Ethernet(Networking/LAN) then select the South Bridge

    The installation instructions are part of the package(s) downloaded.

    "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
     safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."     -- B. Franklin, 1759

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