[clug] Wake-On-Lan with AOpen AK778X, 3C905C-TX?

Tomasz Ciolek tmc at dreamcraft.com.au
Wed Oct 15 19:22:37 EST 2003

Most 3com cards have a wal socket and a cable to the network wal soket
on the mobo. 

I am assummin that those who istalled thiers connected those in as


On Wed, Oct 15, 2003 at 03:34:04PM +1000, Gough, Chris wrote:
> >>  - 3Com 3C905C-TX w/WOL
> <snip>
> This probably isn't much help, since I don't know anything about WOL, except
> this: I have a 3C905-something that used to be used in a WOL setup (used to
> work, apparently). I stuck it in a machine of mine, and it didn't work.
> There was this interference fit type socket with a chip in it, and i figured
> it might have something to do with WOL, so I lobotimised it with a butter
> knife. The card then worked (and still does), renewing my faith in
> psychology. I then sawed the chip in half, but that failed to shed any light
> on the strange magic that used to make it work (sorry).
> Chris Gough
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