LINUX22.TXT Driver File Contents (

  Linux 2.2.x

  This document contains instructions on installing Linux driver
  and adjusting speed for D-Link DGE-528T Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

  Installing Driver:
  dge528.c -- DGE-528T Linux driver version 1.0

  1. This driver supports D-Link DGE-528T Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
  for Linux kernel 2.2.x.

  2. Installation steps:
  (1)Compiling dge528.c using 'Makefile'.

  "gcc -DMODULE -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O6 -c dge528.c".

  (2)Move the object code dge528.o to the directory "/lib/modules/2.2.14-5.0/net".

  "cp dge528.o /lib/modules/2.2.14-5.0/net"

  (3)Insert module to kernel.

  "insmod dge528"

  (4)Check driver status


  3. The media can be forced to one of the 5 modes as follows.
  The link speed and duplex mode can be forced in 5 modes.
  Command: "insmod dge528 media = SET_MEDIA"
  "insmod dge528 media = 0x04" will force link mode to be 100Mpbs Half-duplex.

  SET_MEDIA can be:
  _10_Half = 0x01
  _10_Full = 0x02
  _100_Half = 0x04
  _100_Full = 0x08
  _1000_Full = 0x10

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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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