Say your five ports are eth0-eth4, would you want something like eth5 which would represent all the others? Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. Find More Posts by abowling. You may have to register before you can post: Or is Linux simply smart enough to start using another port when a port hits the mps limit?

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After hours of frustration, I learned that FA uses its own driver. I’m running that box on Slack 4. I could be wrong, but I don’t think that this is really feasible.

installing FA311 and FA310 in Debian 2.2….

If you want to have kinux control over your LAN, install a switch between your PCs and server, meg to your server and 10 meg to each PC. Besides, if you could, who would support the bandwidth required. Friend mentioned that he thought this might be possible under linux without funky drivers from Adaptec BB code is On. I’ll have quite a few pcs hooked into the server Sun Oct 15, 3: Are you new to LinuxQuestions. One ip address for a total throughput of mps Compiling the driver is moderately tricky, here is the command I used I ended up not even installing the card in my PC, once I found out what it was.


Debain bf24 or default?

Apr 23, Posts: Jul 23, Posts: Sep 18, Posts: Yet, when I try to ping anything, it says Network Host Unreachable. Second, are you looking to get one thing that you can reference which represents all your ports?

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I tried compiling the source, and that failed. The FA is a pain in the ass, and is not tulip-combatible. You have 2 cards, together you have 5 ports. Join our community today!

This whole linux driver thing totally escapes me right now. I re-wrote part of mine to use the 2. I wish to have all ports act as ONE port. I bought the FA thinking it was maybe just a newer version of the same card, only to find out all this. I took it back and got my money back! ta310

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All times are GMT Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Alright, its kinda late and my head hurts, but I need a little more info before I can send you in the right direction. For a few PC’s, meg will not be a bottle neck.


Is this possible under Linux. My above info might be distro independent.

Netgear doesn’t list it on their WWW site in the product information anymore.