README.TXT Driver File Contents (sfa110-b3.exe)

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              NetWare 32-bit ODI Driver Installation
              =======================================

NetWare DOS ODI Server Driver Installation (NetWare 3.11)
=========================================================

Requirements:
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        SOHOware Driver Diskette  (FE100A.LAN)

Installation Procedure:
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Before you start with the installation process, make sure that
the Novell NetWare 386 v3.11 server is properly installed.
Similarly, your adapter should also be properly installed
in your workstation.

1. Insert the SOHOware Driver Diskette into drive A
   and check the contents of subdirectory  \netware\server.31X
   It should contain the following file:

   FE100A.LAN  Ä  Novell NetWare V4.X, 3.1X Server Driver for 10/100
                    PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter.
   AUTOEXEC.NCF
   ETHERTSM.NLM
   LSLENH.NLM
   MONITOR.NLM
   MSM31X.NLM
   PATCHMAN.NLM

2. Copy the above LAN files from the SOHOware Driver Diskette
   into the NetWare 386 subdirectory of your server.

3. Run SERVER.EXE from your server. You will see a series
   of NetWare messages onscreen.

4. Before load server driver you must load above those extension name
   named NLM driver. You can reference the autoexec.ncf file in
   \netware\server.31X directory.

5. When the NetWare 386 prompt appears (indicated by a colon),
   load your server driver. Simply type:

   : LOAD [c:]FE100A  FRAME=ETHERNET_802.3  <Enter>

   (Command Syntax : LOAD [c:]<Driver Name>  FRAME=<FRAME TYPE>)


6. Bind IPX to the SOHOware LAN driver. At the NetWare server
   prompt, type:

   :BIND IPX FE100A <Enter>

7. After  pressing <Enter> the computer prompts  you  for
   the Network Number. For details on how to assign this
   number,  please consult your NetWare 386  Installation
   Manual.

NetWare DOS ODI Server Driver Installation (NetWare 3.12)
=========================================================

Requirements:
-------------
        SOHOware Driver Diskette  (FE100A.LAN)

Installation Procedure:
-----------------------
Before you start with the installation process, make sure that
the Novell NetWare 386 v3.12 server is properly installed.
Similarly, your adapter should also be properly installed
in your workstation.

1. Insert the SOHOware Driver Diskette into drive A
   and check the contents of subdirectory  \netware\server.31X
   It should contain the following file :

   FE100A.LAN  Ä  Novell NetWare V4.X, 3.1X Server Driver for
                   SOHOware 10/100 PCI Network Adapter.
   ETHERTSM.NLM
   MSM31X.NLM

2. copy the above files into the NetWare 386 subdirectory of your server.

3. Run SERVER.EXE from your server. You will see a series
   of NetWare messages onscreen.

4. Before load server driver you must load above those extension name
   named NLM driver. You must load msm31x.nlm firstly. Then load
   ethertsm.nlm.

5. When the NetWare 386 prompt appears (indicated by a colon),
   load your server driver. Simply type:

   : LOAD [c:]FE100A FRAME=ETHERNET_802.3  <Enter>

   (Command Syntax : LOAD [c:]<Driver Name> FRAME=<FRAME TYPE>)

6. Bind IPX to the SOHOware LAN driver. At the NetWare server
   prompt, type:

   :BIND IPX FE100A <Enter>

7. After  pressing <Enter> the computer prompts  you  for
   the Network Number. For details on how to assign this
   number,  please consult your NetWare 386  Installation
   Manual.


Installation notes:
-------------------

1. If you are doing the PERFORM3 or ENDURNCE test, you'd better add the
   followings in your AUTOEXEC.NCF of the server,

        Set Immediate Purge Of Deleted Files=ON

2. You had better add the followings in the STARTUP.NCF:

                Set Reserved buffers below 16 meg=200
                Set maximum Physical receive Packet Size=1520
3. If you want to use monitor.nlm, you'd better use the one located on the diskette.

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