Re: how to set IRQ of network card

Hamid Reza Shahriari (
Sat, 27 Mar 1999 10:00:12 +0330

John Vannoy wrote:
> I have a Linksys 10/100 PCI card in my Linux/Win 95 dual boot machine. The
> card works fine when I boot windows so I know the card is OK. I have had no
> luck whatsoever getting the network going under Linux (Redhat 5.2). The
> machine can't even ping its own IP. I always get the message "Resource
> temporarily unavailable".
> Judging from the output of ifconfig, it looks like my card is using IRQ 16.
> When I have Windows booted up, device manager says the card is using IRQ 10.
> How can I specify that I want the card to use IRQ 10 under RH 5.2?

Read /proc/pci in Linux, you can find its true IRQ and IO address.

--Hamid R. Shahriari
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