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I have a ne2000 compatable NIC card.
I am using RedHat 5.1.

My problem is when i try to load 3c501,IO=0x300 insmod is giving this error

"Loading eth0"
"Device or resources is busy. Delaying initailization"

any solution ?

Thanks in advance
Sarma
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by:ahoffmann
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ne2000 NICs use wd *not* 3c501 driver.
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Thanks for the reply

As you said the driver for the ne2000 compatiable, i tried to load wd.o,
It showed me a list of unresolved functions.
I fell the driver for the card is 3c501, since it is not showing any unresolved symbols.
      I have seen the card type from windows, the card is
            NE2000 compatiable
            Manufacturer : Novel/Anthem
            Hardware Version : 1.0.01

   If 3c510 is not the driver why insmod displays
        loading eth0
   any idea ??
Thanks
sarma



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jprohart earned 100 total points
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I think it is ne.o , not '3Canything', but you must load 8390.o before.

Hope this helps.


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by:jub
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"Device or resources is busy. Delaying initailization"
means  invalid port or invalid module

Redhat can't load it.
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by:sarmaas
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All the above answers and comments are not answer to my problem.
I have ethernet card of this type
NE2000 compatiable
     Manufacturer : Novel/Anthem
     Hardware Version : 1.0.01
How can  l load it
thanks
sarma
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try :

insmod 8390
insmod ne
ifconfig your_ip_address eth0
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