3c905 detected but can't ping hosts
Tue Mar 30 23:25:13 1999
On Thu, 25 Mar 1999, Donald Becker wrote:
> The BIOS "PnP OS" setting doesn't have anything to do with ISA PnP. Instead
> it means "run 16-bit real-mode drivers with Windows?" There is a BIOS
> interface that allows Windows 98 put the 16 bit drivers in a "DOS box" and
> remap the motherboard chipset interrupt lines. But that BIOS interface only
> works with Microsoft OSes.
It doesn't?? In all my experience, "non-PnP OS" tells the BIOS to do the ISAPNP
setup itself, where it can.