Re: No driver for NIC... Bill Moran Thu Dec 28 06:05:40 2006
In response to Garrett Cooper <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > B. Hansmann wrote: > > Hi, > > > > I just got a new mainboard (MSI K9N Platinum) with nvidia nforce > > 570/MCP55 > > chipset. It has a dualLAN 1Gbit ethernet adapter which I think is > > integrated into the southbridge chipset (nforce 570/MCP55). > > The mainboard manual says it's controlled by Vitesse VSC8601. > > > > I am new to FreeBSD and I did not manage to get it > > to work (6.2-rc2 amd64). > > > > I compiled a new kernel with this nve driver (for nvidia mcp onboard > > ethernet adapters) but it did not work. I tried to load all the if_* > > modules but none worked. > > > > Before I tried this I installed NetBSD3.1 and there it worked perfectly > > after the first boot (said it was an mcp55 lan adapter). > > > > How do I get this ethernet thing to work or is this chipset not > > supported? (mcp55 sound works as stated in the hardware list on freebsd). > > > > Help would be appreciated! Thanks... > > Got miibus? > > - From nve(4): > > To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines > in your kernel configuration file: > > device miibus > device nve If he'd left miibus out his kernel would never have compiled. -- Bill Moran Collaborative Fusion Inc. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"
- No driver for NIC... B. Hansmann 2006/12/28
- Re: No driver for NIC... Ivan Voras 2006/12/28