"Hilton Travis" <Hilton at QuarkAV dot com> wrote:
> Very interesting. I default all my 3C509 NICs to run at a fixed
> address, and disable PnP on them. This is the way many Linux firewalls
> need these cards to be configured - including SmoothWall. I will soon
> try to configure a m0n0wall with some 3C509 NICs running in PnP mode and
> confirm this works.
> I hope it does - these NICs are as reliable as all hell, and abundant.
> I also happen to have about 25 of them here in a box. :)
I am running a 3C509b in PnP mode (WAN) along side a 3C905TX (LAN).
Detection and operation were never a problem.