IBMLS.TXT Driver File Contents (Compex.zip)

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       |       Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter       |
       |        (C) Copyright PDS, 2002. All Rights Reserved.         |
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 GENERAL INFORMATION 
 ===================
 The 16-bit NDIS 2.01 driver for IBM LAN Server OS/2 servers/clients
 is located in the \NDIS2\OS2 directory.

    \NDIS2\OS2\RE100.OS2 - 16-bit NDIS 2.01 for OS/2

 IBM LAN Server also requires a unique NIF file.

    \NDIS2\RE100.NIF - NIF file for IBM OS/2 Server and Requester

 INSTALLATION GUIDE 
 ==================
 To install the Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Fast Ethernet NDIS 2.01
 driver, follow the instructions below:

 Installation of IBM OS/2 Warp Connect in OS/2 Warp 3.0
 ======================================================
 The procedure assumes you are using CD-ROM in the installation.
 Drive D is the CD device.

  1. Start up OS/2 Warp in the PC.
  2. Open the OS/2 System Windows and click "OS/2 Warp Connect Install/Remove"
     icon.
  3. Click the "Select Warp Connect Selective Install for Networking" icon.
  4. The "OS/2 Warp Connect" and "Local versus Remote" dialog boxes
     appear. Select "On this workstation" option fron Local versus Remote box
     and click OK button.
  5. Select "Advanced Installation" option from Installing OS/2 Warp Connect
     dialog box and click OK button to continue.
  6. The "Product Selection" dialog box appears, select "IBM client porducts"
     option and click OK button.
  7. When the "Set up selected products" box appears, click "Other adapter..."
     button to install Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI NDIS 2 driver.
  8. When prompted, insert the Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI driver
     disk in drive A and enter the drive name and path to the RE100.NIF file.
     Click OK.
                          e.g. A:\NDIS2\OS2

     The Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Ethernet Adapter name will be
     displayed in the "Driver Found" box of LAN adapters list.
  8. The "Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Ethernet Adapter" option will be
     highlighted. Select "Ethernet" in Type of LAN option. Click OK.
  9. When the "Set up selected products" box appears again, click "Settings"
     button to configure the network adapter parameters.
 10. Click OK again to confirm the selected parameters.
 10. Click "Install" button to continue installing until it completes.
 11. Reboot the station. The RE100ATX adapter is now ready to run.


 Installation of IBM OS/2 LAN Server/Requester 4.0 in OS/2 Warp 3.0
 ===================================================================
 NOTE:- Installation of Server and Requester steps are the same for
        network cards.
        Only Requester installation steps are described below.

 The procedure assumes you are using CD-ROM in the installation.
 Drive D is the CD device.

  1. Start up OS/2 Warp in the PC.
  2. Open an OS/2 Windows, change to drive D:\ and run INSTALL.
  3. Select the service "IBM OS/2 LAN Requester"
  4. Enter a unique name for the requester station.
  5. Enter the domain name of the network domain server.
  6. When "Select Network Adapter" window appear, click "Other adapters"
     button below the window.
  7. When prompted, insert the Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI driver
     disk in drive A and enter the drive name and path to the RE100.NIF file.
     Click OK.
                          e.g. A:\NDIS2\OS2

     The Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Ethernet Adapter name will be
     added to the " Select Network Adapter " box of LAN adapters list.
  8. From the list select "Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Fast Ethernet
     Adapter".  Click OK.
  9. Click OK again to confirm the selected adapter is the correct one.
 10. The installation program will then contiune to run until it completes.
 11. Reboot the station. The RE100ATX adapter is now ready to run.


 Installation Procedure for installing IBM LAN Server OS/2 Server/Requester
 ==========================================================================
 Please note that the instsallation procedure described below is based on
 the IBM LAN Adapter and Protocol Support program that comes with IBM LAN
 Server ver 3.0. For the other versions of LAN Adapter and Protocol Support
 program, please refer to its "Installation Guide" for details.

 1.  Boot up IBM OS/2 and run IBM LAPS program.

      a) Make sure the IBM OS/2 operating system is properly installed and
         functioning. Insert the IBM LAPS (LAN Adapter and Protocol Support)
         disk into the floppy disk drive). In IBM OS/2, select to run LAPS
         program. Please refer to the "IBM LAN Adapter and Protocol Support
         Configuration Guide" for more information about this utility.

      b) From the IBM LAPS main dialog box, select 'INSTALL' button. If the
         LAPS program has been installed on your system, it will start
         installing and configurign the network drivers into your system. Go
         to step 2 now and continue.

      c) If the LAPS program hasn't been installed on your system yet, the
         target drive dialog box will appear on the screen. Specify target
         drive where you want the LAPS program to be installed (eg. drive 'C')
         now and select 'OK' button.

      d) The LAPS program begins to transfer files from the floppy disks to
         the target drive specified in the above step. When it finishes,
         select 'OK' button and it will return to the LAPS main dialog box.
         Now, you have to select 'INSTALL' button again to install and
         configure the driver of Compex LAN card into IBM LAN Server
         environment.

 2.  Install NDIS 2.01 driver into the system.

     Insert the Compex RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Driver Disk into the
     floppy drive (eg. drive A). Type "A:\NDIS2\OS2" at the prompt where
     it asks you for the source of driver and INF files and then
     select 'OK' button.

     The LAPS program will copy the appropriate driver file and INF file from
     the Driver Disk and then it will return to the main dialog box.

 3.  Configure network drivers.

     a) From the main dialog box, select 'Configure' button.

     b) In the 'Configuration' dialog box, choose the 'Configure LAN Transport'
        option and select 'Continue' button.

     c) When 'Configure Workstation' dialog box shows up, choose "Compex
        RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Ethernet Adapter" from the
        'Network Adapters' list box by highlighting that entry. Then choose
        'Add' to add the Compex LAN card to the 'Current Configuration'
        list box.

     d) Highlighting the appropriate protocols in the 'Protocols' list box.
        Then choose 'Add' to add them to the 'Current Configuration' list box.

     e) If you want to edit the card's configuration, choose 'Compex
        RE100ATX 10/100 PCI Ethernet Adapter' and then choose 'Edit'.
        After the editing is done, select the 'OK' button to return to the
        'Configure Workstation' screen.

     f) Select 'OK' button if all the configuration has been done and LAPS
        program will return to the main dialog box.

     g) Select 'Exit' button to indicate the completion of configuration and
        then follow the instructions on the screen or refer to the "LAPS
        Installation Guide" to complete the installation process of LAPS.
        The LAPS program will update your CONFIG.SYS file in the IBM OS/2 boot
        disk and then return to OS/2 prompt.

 4.  Install IBM LAN Server software or IBM LAN Server OS/2 Requester software.

     Refer to the installation guide for IBM OS/2 LAN Server or OS/2 Requester
     and follow the instructions to complete the rest of server/requester
     program installation.

 5.  Reboot the computer.

     All the changes made to your computer will not take effect until you
     reboot the computer.


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