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 From:  Rainer Zocholl <UseNet dash Posting dash Nospam dash 74308 dash at zocki dot toppoint dot de>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] NE2000 ISA Howto?
 Date:  08 Aug 2004 19:55:00 +0200
dinesh at alphaque dot com(Dinesh Nair)  09.08.04 01:45

Once upon a time "Dinesh Nair " shaped the electrons to say...


>On 8 Aug 2004, Rainer Zocholl wrote:

>> i'm trying to run m0n0wall under Bochs.
>> Bochs emulates an NE2000 ISA card, non-PnP, nonPCI
>> at port 0x300 irq 3
>>
>> m0n0wall .img boots fine!
>>
>> But it seems not to be able to find that cards,
>> tho NE2000 ist listed in HCL.

>you must be using the net45xx, net48xx or wrap images. 

No, i m using the "generic" images:
generic-pc-1.1b16.img.gz  or generic-pc-1.0.img.gz
ungzipped of course.

>they all dont have the ed(4) driver which the NE2000 requires. 

>> Where have i to insert the driver info?
>>
>>
>>      device miibus
>>      device ed0 at isa port 0x300 irq 3
>>
>> I could only edit the image file file with a hex editor...

>you'd need a freebsd system to rebuild the kernel. then once that is
>rebuilt, you could replace the kernel.gz on the image with a stripped,
>gzipped kernel with the ed(4) driver.

Not very convinient... ;-)


Rainer