[mythtv-users] realtek r1000 driver not included

Tom Lichti tom at redpepperracing.com
Wed Mar 7 16:47:02 UTC 2007

jason maxwell wrote:
> I assembled my new mythbox last night, and tried to install using
> knoppmyth. When it came time to set up my HDHR, nothing was found.
> Turns out there is no included module for my onboard gig LAN, Realtek
> RTL8111B. I downloaded the driver from the Realtek website, burned to
> CDR, unpacked it, but it wouldnt build. The kernel sources arent
> included either, so I couldnt rebuild to include the module. I did a

Kernel source is included in KnoppMyth, but it is tarred/gzipped. Look 
in /usr/src, and you should find it. You just need to untar it, which 
then should allow you to compile the NIC driver. I had to do this for 
the nVidia binary driver.


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