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Installing D-Link DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter
For NetWare DOS ODI Driver Users
    (c) 1997 Copyright D-Link Corporation  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

This document contains DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter installation notes,
which is not included in the DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter USER'S GUIDE
or onscreen instructions, for Netware DOS ODI driver users.

This document contains information on the following topics:

1.0 Overview
2.0 DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter Installation Notes
    2.1 Method 1
    2.2 Method 2

1.0 Overview

    The ODI driver program allows you to run multiple protocol
    stacks and install DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter in a workstation.

    This ODI driver supports the Port, Node Address, Protocol and
    Frame options for creating your own NET.CFG file.

    For more information on these keywords, please refer to Novell's
    "NetWare ODI shell for DOS - NET.CFG options".

    Please also refer to the README.TXT file on the DE-220 Family
    Ethernet Adapter installation diskette.

    The NOVELL installation diskettes or CD ROM are necessary for
    the DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter installation.

2.0 DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter Installation Notes

    2.1 Method 1

        1. Run INSTALL.BAT, after insert the Novell installation CD ROM.

           For example:

        2. Click "Client Installation" in "Select the type of
            installation desired window".

        3. Click "NetWare DOS/Windows Client (VLM)" in "Select Client To
            Be Installed" window.

        4. Specify your target directory, installation default path is
           C:\NWCLIENT. (suggestion: DO NOT CHANGE THIS DIRECTORY)

        5. Allow system to modified your AUTOEXEC.BAT and CONFIG.SYS.

        6. Specify YES to install support for MS Windows, if you accept.

        7. Move the highlight bar to Select the driver for your network
            board and press <Enter>.

        8. Please insert the DE-220 Family Ethernet Adapter released
            diskette into floppy disk and go to bottom.

        9. Select "OTHER DRIVERS" under Network Board.

       10. Specify the full path of ODI for DOS driver, A:\<PATH>.

           Example: A:\NETWARE\CLIENT\ODI.DOS

       11. Select "D-Link DE-220 Family" for Ethernet Adapter.

       12. Specify "Base I/O Port", "Hardware Interrupt", and "Media
           Frame Type(s)", then press "F10" to save/continue.

       13. Move to "Highlight here and press <Enter> to install".

       14. Press <Enter> after you configure correctly, then installation
           will copy necessary files to your hard disk.

       15. Restart your system and connect to NetWare server.

    2.2 Method 2

        1. Assuming that you have installed NetWare Client for DOS
           system, do the following:

        2. Copy <PATH>\DE22X.COM file from released diskette into the
           Netware client directory containing LSL.COM, IPXODI.COM,
           NETx.COM or VLM.EXE, VLM files.

           Ex. c:\>copy a:\netware\client\odi.dos\ c:\nwclient

        3. A typical Client for DOS startup batch file includes:

                  *** Example content of STARTNET.BAT***
                       SET NWLANGUAGE=English
                       F:  ; According FIRST NETWORK DRIVE of NET.CFG
                       LOGIN XXXX  ; Login to server, XXXX is user name

                       ; Notes: C:\NWCLIENT\VLM.EXE /PS=SSSS
                       ; SSSS is server name

                  *** Example Content of NET.CFG***
                       Link Driver DE22X
                            FRAME ETHERNET_802.2
                            FRAME ETHERNET_802.3
                            FRAME ETHERNET_II
                            FRAME ETHERNET_SNAP

                       NetWare DOS Requester
                       FIRST NETWORK DRIVE = F
                       NETWARE PROTOCOL = NDS BIND

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