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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     ef - 3Com Fast EtherLink ISA (3c515) driver

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     ef* at isapnp?

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The ef device driver supports the 3Com  Fast  EtherLink  ISA
family of Ethernet
  cards,  and  embedded  controllers  based on the 3Com
     EtherLink chips.  This includes the  3C515  adapter(s)  with
National Semiconductor
  DP83840 PHYs, see nsphy(4).  Other models of 3Com
network cards
     are supported by the ec(4), eg(4), el(4), ep(4),  ie(4)  and
xl(4) drivers.

     For  more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8).

DIAGNOSTICS    [Toc]    [Back]

     ef%d: adapter failure (%x)  A fatal error during receive  or
transmit has

     ef%d:  eeprom failed to come ready  When reading/writing the
     busy bit failed to clear.   This  may  indicate  a  hardware

     ef%d:  device  timeout  The device has stopped responding to
the network,
     or there is a problem with the network connection (cable).

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     ec(4), eg(4), el(4), ep(4), ie(4), ifmedia(4), intro(4), isapnp(4),
     nsphy(4), xl(4), hostname.if(5), ifconfig(8)

HISTORY    [Toc]    [Back]

     The ef device driver first appeared in OpenBSD 2.6.

AUTHORS    [Toc]    [Back]

     The   ef   driver  was  written  by  Jason  L.  Wright  <jason@thought.net>.

OpenBSD     3.6                          August      3,      1999
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