[SqNOS] Release 16-Jul-2006: Basic networking is working!
gsa at arsol.net
Thu Jul 20 21:33:56 UTC 2006
Gerardo Richarte wrote:
> Marcus Denker said:
> > Very cool... I just tried to run SqueakNOS on Paralles for Mac
>> It works! (I have not tried networking, though).
> I don't think it'll work. I just looked it up, and the virtual
> ethernet card is an emulated RTL8029, and we are only supporting (now)
> the AMD Lance PCNet-32 cards (as supported by vmware).
> RTL8029 is the same card supported by qemu.
> I'm now working on the driver for RTL8139 (the 100MBits version of
> the RTL8029), however, the hardware is not compatible, so we'll need a
> different implementation. May be next? not sure, it's not too
> complicated... may be the first Device collaborated by someone else? :-)
I'm not free time, but really is a topic that is of my interest.
In case I found a bit of free time, were I start reading to understand
what to do?
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