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RealTek RL8139B Driver Fix

April 22, 2002 by Keven Tipping

For those of us that own RealTek RL8139B Network cards, that is, not the A or C model, but the B Model, I have found that the latest RealTek v3.23 Drivers prevent ECS from completing a bootup and freezing at the Blue screen before the actual Desktop appears. This update isn't really a update, but a fix here. Below this update is the link to the drivers that have been found to work. These drivers SAY they are for the 8139A Chipset, but have been found to work just fine with the 8139B Chipset, and they also solve the lockup problem with the 8139B chipset and numerous other problems.

http://hobbes.nmsu.edu/pub/os2/system/drivers/network/rtl8139a.zip

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