From: C. Hennessy (Con.Hennessy at domain airtel-atn.com)
Date: Wed 19 Jul 2000 - 16:56:36 IST
"Brian MacNamara (EEI)" wrote:
> i having problems loading the ethernet module that i need.
> If i do modprobe 3c59x.o, i get the following message:
> /lib/modules/2.2.9/net/3c59x.0: init_modules: device or resource busy
> I configured my network during the install, and the card was detected fine.
> The rc.netdevice file was generated ok as well, but each time i reboot , the system looks for the module to load but then gives the error above.The module isn't listed when i run lsmod.
> If i run netconfig and probe for a network card, the system hangs.
> Any help appreciated.
I seem to remember a similar problem which I had several months ago on a
newly installed machine. I started to disable various network services
which I knew I would not need.
Upon rebooting the card was immediately found.
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