NW4XX.TXT Driver File Contents (PCN110.exe)

Driver Package File Name: PCN110.exe
File Size: 546.9 KB

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NOTES ON
Installing Maxtech PCN110 Fast Ethernet PC Card
For NetWare Server V4.0 or later Users
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    (c) 1998 Copyright Maxtech ALL RIGHTS RESERVED


This document contains PCN110 Ethernet PC Card installation notes,
which is not included in the PCN110 Ethernet PC Card USER'S GUIDE
or onscreen instructions, for NetWare Server V4.0 or later users.


This document contains information on the following topics:

1.0   Overview
2.0   Installation Notes

        2.1   First time installation from the installation menu
        2.2   Reinstallation from the installation menu
        2.3   Modifying an existing NetWare 4.x Server

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1.0   Overview
--------------

    Please also refer to the INST_DOS.TXT file on the PCN110 Installation
    disk.


2.0   Installation Notes
------------------------

  ******************************************************************
  * Notes: The PC Card should be enabled by Card service.          *
  *        Please run DFCD.EXE before starting the server.         *
  *                                                                *
  *        Content of CONFIG.SYS                                   *
  *        ---------------------                                   *
  *        Add below item to the CONFIG.SYS file                   *
  *                                                                *
  *        DEVICE=<PATH>\DFCD.EXE /iop=300 /irq=11                 *
  *        ; <PATH> is a directory include DFCD.EXE file .         *
  *        ; Please refer to the INST_DOS.TXT for details.         *
  ******************************************************************


    2.1   First time installation from the installation menu
    --------------------------------------------------------

    (for NetWare Server V4.1 only, for other version see below)

        1. Proceed with the following steps:
           Start the NetWare Server.

           > CD \NWSERVER
           > SERVER

        2. Execute "LOAD INSTALL" after booting up by typing
           : LOAD INSTALL

        3. Select "Driver Options", -> "Configure network drivers", and
           -> "Select a driver."

        4. Press <Insert> key to install an unlisted driver.

        5. Please insert release driver diskette into the disk drive.

        6. Press <F3> to specify a different <PATH>. <PATH> is directory
           which includes both PCN110.LAN and PCN110.LDI

           Example: A:\NETWARE\32BITLAN

        7. Select "PCN110.LAN ....".

        8. Specify "Slot number". The "Slot number" usually conjugate
           with PC Card Socket Number.

        9. Select "Save parameters and load driver" after configuring the
           adapter setting.

       10. The NetWare server will be loading/binding the driver
           automatically.


    2.2   Reinstallation from the installation menu
    -----------------------------------------------
    (for NetWare 4.1x only, for other version see below)

        1. Proceed with the following steps:
           Start the NetWare Server.

           > CD \NWSERVER
           > SERVER

        2. Execute "LOAD INSTALL" after booting up by typing
           :LOAD INSTALL

        3. Select "Driver Options", -> "Configure network drivers", and
           -> "Select a driver".

        4. Select "PCN110.LAN ...." in Select a driver windows.

        5. Specify "Slot number". The "Slot number" usually conjugate
           with PC Card Socket Number.

        6. Select "Save parameters and load driver" after configuring
           the adapter setting.

        7. NetWare server will be loading/binding the driver
           automatically.


    2.3  Modifying an existing NetWare 4.x Server
    ---------------------------------------------

        1. Proceed with the following steps:
           Make a sub-directory NLMS.OLD under NWSERVER directory.

           Example: >MD \NWSERVER\NLMs.OLD

        2. Save NBI.NLM, MSM.NLM and ETHERTSM.NLM to NLMS.OLD
           sub-directory.


        3. Please insert release driver diskette into the disk drive.

        4. Copy all provided NLM and LAN files into your DOS directory
           which will include the SERVER.EXE file.

           >COPY <PATH>\*.NLM C:\NWSERVER
           >COPY <PATH>\*.LAN C:\NWSERVER

           Example: >COPY A:\NETWARE\32BITLAN\*.NLM C:\NWSERVER
                    >COPY A:\NETWARE\32BITLAN\*.LAN C:\NWSERVER

           <PATH> here is the directory where the support NLMs and
           PCN110.LAN reside.

        5. Start the NetWare Server.

           > CD \NWSERVER
           > SERVER

        6. From the Novell Server side, execute "LOAD INSTALL" by typing
           :LOAD INSTALL
            Select <NCF files options>
            Select <Edit AUTOEXEC.NCF file>

        7. Add the item below into the server's AUTOEXEC.NCF file.

           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\NBI.NLM
           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\MSM.NLM
           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\ETHERTSM.NLM

           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\PCN110 SLOT=1 FRAME=Ethernet_802.3
                NAME=PCN110_1_E83
           BIND IPX PCN110_1_E83 NET=xxxx

           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\PCN110 SLOT=1 FRAME=Ethernet_802.2
                NAME=PCN110_1_E82
           BIND IPX PCN110_1_E82 NET=xxxx

           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\PCN110 SLOT=1 FRAME=Ethernet_II
                NAME=PCN110_1_EII
           BIND IPX PCN110_1_EII NET=xxxx

           LOAD C:\NWSERVER\PCN110 SLOT=1 FRAME=Ethernet_SNAP
                NAME=PCN110_1_ESP
           BIND IPX PCN110_1_ESP NET=xxxx

        8. Restart the server.

  ******************************************************************
  * Notes: The PC Card should be enabled by Card service.          *
  *        Please run the DFCD.EXE file before starting the server.                *
  *                                                                *
  *        > DFCD /iop=300 /irq=11                                 *
  ******************************************************************


3.0  Keywords supported by PCN110
----------------------------------

      TP              - This keyword specifies that the UTP port on the
                        adapter.


      TP_FULL_DUPLEX  - This keyword selects twisted pair connection to
                        work in full duplex mode.

      LINE_SPEED      - This keyword selects line speed between 10MPBs and
                        100MBPs on network cards.

                        Allowed values are: 10,100


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