[openbeosnetteam] Re: no such device

  • From: "Bruno G. Albuquerque" <bga@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <openbeosnetteam@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 May 2004 16:32:45 -0300 (BRT)

> Do I have to have a certain type of adapter to try and run the OBOS
> networking kit?  I followed the instructions for download/install and
> I'm to the point of running ifconfig and I get "no such device".  My NIC
> is a 3com and the driver is an ec9xx.  I do "ifconfig ec9xx
> netmask" and get the error above.

"device" is actually the path to the device published under the "/dev"
hierarchy, so your line shouldbe something like:

ifconfig /dev/net/ec9xx netmask

Note I am not sure if "/dev/net" is the correct path. I do not hav access
to a BeOS machine right now to be able to check.


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