Workstation for OS2 ODI Client Introduction: ------------- This document describes the procedure to setup the NetWare v3.X , v4.X OS2 workstation driver for REALTEK RTL8139 Plug&Play ethernet adapter. Location of Driver: \NWCLIENT\OS2\RTSOS2.SYS Sample Configuration Files: --------------------------- CONFIG.SYS : DEVICE=C:\NETWARE\LSL.SYS ; OS/2 Requester supported DEVICE=C:\NETWARE\DDAEMON.SYS ; OS/2 Requester supported DEVICE=C:\NETWARE\RTSOS2.SYS ; REALTEK supported DEVICE=C:\NETWARE\IPX.SYS ; OS/2 Requester supported NET.CFG : LINK DRIVER RTSOS2 FRAME ETHERNET_802.3 FRAME ETHERNET_802.2 Installation Procedure : ---------------------- Before you start with the installation procedure, make sure that the dadapter is properly installed and configured. Similarly, Make sure that your NetWare Requester for OS/2 is properly installed. Please refer to "Novell NetWare Requester for OS/2" documentation for a detailed Requester and Utilities installation guide. 1. Copy the RTSOS2.SYS file into the NETWARE subdirectory of your hard disk from the Realtek Driver Diskette A:\NWCLIENT\OS2. 2. Add or replace the RTSOS2.SYS in the CONFIG.SYS file. 3. Edit the NET.CFG file that you copied over. Edit the file per your requirements (see examples above). If there are two frame types listed, whichever frame type is listed first, that is the one that the driver will load. See above for examples. 4. Reboot your system to get service of network. NOTE: ----- You can bind several frame types to the IPX protocol to support various configurations. Include this in the Link Driver RTSOS2 section of the NET.CFG file. A sample is shown below: Link Driver RTSOS2 frame Ethernet_802.3 frame Ethernet_802.2 frame Ethernet_II frame Ethernet_snapDownload Driver Pack
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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