configuring two bge network cards. (GA302T)

configuring two bge network cards. (GA302T)

Post by Vicky Val » Wed, 20 Aug 2003 00:29:21


i,
I am have a little trouble configuring/Detecting my network cards.
There are two netgear ga302t net cards in my machine.
These use the bge driver, as far a i can see.
Problem is, there is no bge1 to configure.
The machine only detects bge0.

output of ifconfig bge0 is:
bge0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
options=3<rxcsum,txcsum>
inet 192.168.1.113 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 192.168.1.255
inet6 fe80::209:5bff:fe60:143b%bge0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x1
ether 00:09:5b:60:14:3b
media: Ethernet autoselect (100baseTX <half-duplex>)
status: active

my only guess is that the option=3 in ifconfig is binding my two cards
together to act as one,
This is not the desired operation if it is doing this.

Any help in configuring the cards would be greatly appreciated.





Dmesg START
Rebooting...
Copyright (c) 1992-2003 The FreeBSD Project.
Copyright (c) 1979, 1980, 1983, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
FreeBSD 4.8-RELEASE #0: Thu Apr 3 10:53:38 GMT 2003
XXXX@XXXXX.COM :/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC
Timecounter "i8254" frequency 1193182 Hz
CPU: AMD Duron(tm) Processor (1312.93-MHz 686-class CPU)
Origin = "AuthenticAMD" Id = 0x671 Stepping = 1

Features=0x383fbff<FPU,VME,DE,PSE,TSC,MSR,PAE,MCE,CX8,APIC,SEP,MTRR,PGE,MCA,
CMOV,PAT,PSE36,MMX,FXSR,SSE>
AMD Features=0xc0400000<AMIE,DSP,3DNow!>
real memory = 100597760 (98240K bytes)
config> di bt0
config> di aic0
config> di aha0
config> di adv0
config> q
avail memory = 92581888 (90412K bytes)
Preloaded elf kernel "kernel" at 0xc051d000.
Preloaded userconfig_script "/boot/kernel.conf" at 0xc051d09c.
Pentium Pro MTRR support enabled
md0: Malloc disk
Using $PIR table, 9 entries at 0xc00f7df0
npx0: <math processor> on motherboard
npx0: INT 16 interface
pcib0: <Host to PCI bridge> on motherboard
pci0: <PCI bus> on pcib0
agp0: <VIA Generic host to PCI bridge> mem 0xe0000000-0xe3ffffff at device
0.0 on pci0
pcib1: <PCI to PCI bridge (vendor=1106 device=b091)> at device 1.0 on pci0
pci1: <PCI bus> on pcib1
pci1: <S3 model 8d04 graphics accelerator> at 0.0 irq 11
pci0: <unknown card> (vendor=0x173b, dev=0x83ea) at 10.0 irq 10
bge0: <Altima AC9100 Gigabit Ethernet, ASIC rev. 0x105> mem
0xdffe0000-0xdffeffff irq 11 at device 11.0 on pci0
bge0: Ethernet address: 00:09:5b:60:14:3b
miibus0: <MII bus> on bge0
brgphy0: <BCM5701 10/100/1000baseTX PHY> on miibus0
brgphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, 1000baseTX,
1000baseTX-FDX, auto
uhci0: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> port 0xec00-0xec1f irq 11 at device 16.0
on pci0
usb0: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> on uhci0
usb0: USB revision 1.0
uhub0: VIA UHCI root hub, class 9/0, rev 1.00/1.00, addr 1
uhub0: 2 ports with 2 removable, self powered
uhci1: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> port 0xe800-0xe81f irq 10 at device 16.1
on pci0
usb1: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> on uhci1
usb1: USB revision 1.0
uhub1: VIA UHCI root hub, class 9/0, rev 1.00/1.00, addr 1
uhub1: 2 ports with 2 removable, self powered
uhci2: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> port 0xe400-0xe41f irq 10 at device 16.2
on pci0
usb2: <VIA 83C572 USB controller> on uhci2
usb2: USB revision 1.0
uhub2: VIA UHCI root hub, class 9/0, rev 1.00/1.00, addr 1
uhub2: 2 ports
 
 
 

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