Based on kernel version 3.9. Page generated on 2013-05-02 23:11 EST.
1 Note: This driver doesn't have a maintainer. 2 3 Davicom DM9102(A)/DM9132/DM9801 fast ethernet driver for Linux. 4 5 This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or 6 modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License 7 as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 8 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. 9 10 This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, 11 but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of 12 MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the 13 GNU General Public License for more details. 14 15 16 This driver provides kernel support for Davicom DM9102(A)/DM9132/DM9801 ethernet cards ( CNET 17 10/100 ethernet cards uses Davicom chipset too, so this driver supports CNET cards too ).If you 18 didn't compile this driver as a module, it will automatically load itself on boot and print a 19 line similar to : 20 21 dmfe: Davicom DM9xxx net driver, version 1.36.4 (2002-01-17) 22 23 If you compiled this driver as a module, you have to load it on boot.You can load it with command : 24 25 insmod dmfe 26 27 This way it will autodetect the device mode.This is the suggested way to load the module.Or you can pass 28 a mode= setting to module while loading, like : 29 30 insmod dmfe mode=0 # Force 10M Half Duplex 31 insmod dmfe mode=1 # Force 100M Half Duplex 32 insmod dmfe mode=4 # Force 10M Full Duplex 33 insmod dmfe mode=5 # Force 100M Full Duplex 34 35 Next you should configure your network interface with a command similar to : 36 37 ifconfig eth0 172.22.3.18 38 ^^^^^^^^^^^ 39 Your IP Address 40 41 Then you may have to modify the default routing table with command : 42 43 route add default eth0 44 45 46 Now your ethernet card should be up and running. 47 48 49 TODO: 50 51 Implement pci_driver::suspend() and pci_driver::resume() power management methods. 52 Check on 64 bit boxes. 53 Check and fix on big endian boxes. 54 Test and make sure PCI latency is now correct for all cases. 55 56 57 Authors: 58 59 Sten Wang <email@example.com > : Original Author 60 61 Contributors: 62 63 Marcelo Tosatti <firstname.lastname@example.org> 64 Alan Cox <email@example.com> 65 Jeff Garzik <firstname.lastname@example.org> 66 Vojtech Pavlik <email@example.com>