[Oberon] Bluebottle/NO and PCMCIA networking

Daniel Keller keller at creacare.com
Wed Jul 21 19:15:27 CEST 2004

A PCMCIA Hostbrige driver and a 3Com driver for a 10 Mbit network interface
card is available for bluebottle.

If you are interested, we could send you the code.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: <edgar at edgarschwarz.de>
To: <oberon at inf.ethz.ch>
Cc: <edgar at edgarschwarz.de>
Sent: Saturday, July 17, 2004 9:39 AM
Subject: Re (2): [Oberon] Bluebottle/NO and PCMCIA networking

> > ETH Oberon and related systems <oberon at inf.ethz.ch> writes:
> > > To be of any use I would need to connect it via a PCMCIA card to my
> > There has never been any work on PCMCIA that I've heard of
> So this means a laptop can only connected to a network if it already has
> builtin network card ?
> > You could use PPP over a null modem cable to your Linux machine.
> A possible scenario is that two boys sit before two Windows PCs connected
by LAN
> to a DSL router.
> So the question is whether it's possible without too much work to use this
> internet access somehow by connecting the laptop to one of the PCs using
> serial interface ?
> Cheers, Edgar
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