Quoting Eamonn Shinners (shinnere at gofree.indigo.ie):
> I have a problem with a box here at home. I have an old isa ne2000
> compatible card, which if I do insmod ne irq=0x5 io=0x300, loads up no
> problems. In /etc/modules.conf, there is a line alias eth0 ne, but
> this will not load the module.I have tried changing this line to alias
> eth0 ne irq=0x5 io=0x300, and a few variations including insmod or
> modprobe on this line, but to no avail.
Just a thought: Have you tried this?
alias eth0 ne
options ne io=0x300 irq=0x5
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