ISA nics and DOS TCP/IP
brain at jbrain.com
Sun Dec 10 15:32:57 CST 2006
> On Sat, 9 Dec 2006, Michael B. Brutman wrote:
>> Jay West wrote:
>>> I have one of the parallel port to ethernet devices... a Xircom. I
>>> wonder if anyone ever reverse engineered the user interface to the
>>> parallel port for it :)
>> Somebody tried - they were working on a Linux device driver for it,
>> and you can search to find the results. In a nutshell, Xircom never
>> released the specs, and it was too much of a pain to reverse
>> engineer. Hence it is not supported by Linux.
> Eh...them's fightin words^O^O^O^O^Othere's a challenge :)
> I guess I'll have to add this to my ever growing to-investigate/to-do
> list. Dunno where I'd find the adapters these days though.
If you'd spoke up sooner, I had 3 on eBay a few weeks back. They were
rotting here, and I wanted them out. The were PE3's
If I find another, I'll note it to the list.
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