View Full Version : Tecra 8000, linux & ethernet & pnp

04.01.2005, 14:31

I'm trying to install Linux on a Toshiba Tecra 8000. The problem is the PCMCIA ethernet card with a Realtek chipset (module: 8139too), which is recognized but the network is unusable. I always get an SIOCSFFLAGS-error and the interrupt assigned is 0, which means it failed. I read a lot of times that I should turn off plug and play, but there is no option when I boot with a floppy and run TSETUP.EXE. Is there any alternative to do this? Do you have any other hints?

Thanks, Thomas

04.01.2005, 23:02

perhaps the following site will help you to solve the problem.

These are 2 official Toshiba linux sites and there are also some tips.



PS: You could also enter the BIOS if you will press the ESC key immediately after turning the NB on!

Bye Meier