Vmware network card driver for LFS

Satish Patel satish at linuxbug.org
Fri Sep 5 05:45:57 PDT 2008


Regards,

Satish Patel


Quoting Justin The Cynical <cynical at penguinness.org>:

> satish patel wrote:
>> Thanks for all supporter
>>
>> I have successful installed my LFS 6.3 on Vmware machine its working great
>> now I have one problem with my Network my eth0 not found on LFS linux so I
>> just want to know it's a problem of network card driver so I need to compile
>> kernel for that driver ??
>>
>> I am using vmnet virtual interface so what need to change in kernel .config
>> file ??
>
> You need to compile the network driver.  Personally, I prefer to do it
> as a module.
>
> Ethernet cards under vmware look like PCnet/PCI II 79C970A chipset cards.
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Thanks man

I have done it to compile PCnet module with kernel and its work i want  
to know one things if i compile kernel as moduler then i can compile  
any module without compile whole kernel right ???




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