unixware.txt Driver File Contents (via8233.ZIP)

**  VIA PCI 10/100Mb Fast Ethernet Adapter
**  UnixWare Driver
**  v1.15   Jun. 2001


  This document describes the procedure to install the SCO UnixWare 7
  driver for "VIA PCI 10/100Mb Fast Ethernet Adapter Driver".

Contents of the Subdirectory:

    VTD.PKG             The ethernet driver for Unixware.
    UNIXWARE.TXT        This file.


  SCO UnixWare 7.x

  Installing driver procedure on SCO UnixWare7 :
      Before you start with the installation process, make sure that the
      SCO Unixware system is properly installed. Similarly, your adapter
      should also be properly installed in your machine.

     1. Installation Diskette in DOS format.
        Put the "VIA PCI 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet Adapter" SCO UnixWare Driver
        diskette to floppy A: and use mcopy command to copy Driver into 
        Unixware's directories.

       # cd /
       # mcopy A:/vtD.pkg  /tmp

     2. Run 'pkgadd' utility to add the driver software to system.

       # pkgadd -d /tmp/vtD.pkg
         => Select "1 VIA PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter Driver" to add the driver
            package to the system.
         => quit

     3. Use 'scoadmin' utility to add adapters.

       # scoadmin

         => Select "Networking" item from the item list and press enter.
         => Select "Network Configuration Manager" item from the item list
            and press enter.
         => Select "Add New Lan Adapter" menu item from "Hardware".
         => Select the "VIA PCI 10/100Mbps Fast Ethernet Adapter" item from the 
            item list.
         => Add protocol(s) to the adapter.

     4.  Return to the command prompt.

     5.  Shutdown the system and reboot.

       # cd /
       # shutdown

     NOTE: 1. If you want to install more than one network adapter, you
              should do the 4th, 5th, 6th steps above for each network card
           2. This driver can support up to four network adapters.
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How To Update Drivers Manually

After your driver has been downloaded, follow these simple steps to install it.

  • Expand the archive file (if the download file is in zip or rar format).

  • If the expanded file has an .exe extension, double click it and follow the installation instructions.

  • Otherwise, open Device Manager by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Device Manager.

  • Find the device and model you want to update in the device list.

  • Double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  • From the Properties dialog box, select the Driver tab.

  • Click the Update Driver button, then follow the instructions.

Very important: You must reboot your system to ensure that any driver updates have taken effect.

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