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 From:  tnelson at fudnet dot info
 To:  "Matt Smith" <msmith at itechnetsystems dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Nokia IP330... Two port Ethernet Addon Card
 Date:  Mon, 10 Jul 2006 10:49:34 -0500 (CDT)
> Tim Nelson wrote:
>> Hello! Yes... I am starting another thread for a Nokia IP3xx box... I
>> currently have two of them! (See my other thread regarding an
> IP380...)
>> ;-)  I've installed monowall AND pfSense on this box. Both see the
> three
>> ports labeled eth-s(4-5) as fxp0-2. I also have an addon card for the
>> expansion slot with two additional ports on it. These are recognized
> as
>> dc0-1. However, when I plug in a cable to either of these three ports,
> I
>> am not getting any link lights. I've tried connecting these ports to
>> another switch with a straight through cable as well as a crossover...
>
>> If the card was bad I'm assuming it wouldn't be recognized by
>> mono/pfsense... my only conclusion thus far would be simply both ports
>
>> are bad... Does anyone have any other ideas?
>>
>> --Tim Nelson
>
>
> I have a few IP330s and IP440s and have run into the same problem. Most
> likely your two port add-in card is good. The loss of link is the result
> of a driver issue with the FreeBSD 4.x DC driver and the various Znyx
> NICs that Nokia supplies with its IP series appliances.
>
> Znyx has a FreeBSD 4.0 driver available for download from their web
> site. The downside is that you have to remove the DEC (DC) driver and
> build the Znyx driver into the kernel.
> http://www.znyx.com/support/drivers/ZX422_drivers.htm
>
> The newer versions of FreeBSD may work with these NICs. You may want to
> try pfSense.
>
> -Matt Smith
>
>
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Thank you for the info! I've already tried pfSense and have the same
issue... Someone else mentioned a duplexing issue with the Znyz boards. It
would appear my options are:

1. Replace driver in kernel for full functionality
2. Add <media> and <mediaopt> tags to the XML config

--Tim