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3c900xl support

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I purchased a new 3com 3c900xl pci ethernet card, and it is not supported in the "make config" options of the kernel update (on version 2.0.23 I believe).  What can I do?
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Until now, 3com 3c900xl are not precompiled in Linux Kernels. Donald Becker has written their appropriate driver. So have a look at http://cesdis.gsfc.nasa.gov/linux/drivers/vortex.html
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