Re: Old Ne2000 Card with Starlan Port (I think)

From: Aaron T Porter (
Date: Wed Jul 18 2001 - 14:00:32 EST

On Wed, 18 Jul 2001, NewRootToy wrote:

> I am trying to use linux to talk to a cabletron managed switch.
> I have an old NE2000 card made by national semiconductor, which has what I
> beleive to be called a starlan port (15 pin female connector) as well as
> the standard twisted pair connector. What do I need to tell linux to make
> it talk through that Starfire(?) port?

        I think you've got yourself an AUI port. It's ethernet, nothing
special. You can buy (probably) an AUI to UTP (10BaseT) adapter, I've got one
on my old Sparc.

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