solaris 10 Interface not found:NIC

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Operating Systems Solaris solaris 10 Interface not found:NIC
# 8  
Old 08-25-2009
Hi fugitive

this is the output from the command /etc/path_to_instance..i cant c any interface...
solaris 10 Interface not found:NIC-snapjpg
# 9  
Old 08-25-2009
k i had the same problem when i installed the vmware server on my IBM laptop with solaris10 .. i guess ur host systems network interface is not recognized by the solaris10 Smilie
# 10  
Old 08-25-2009
So what will i have to do so that i can run my solaris 10 on my laptop or my desktop pc.
# 11  
Old 08-25-2009
Start by posting a usable (i.e. not truncated) scanpci output.

Also, poste the output of these commands:
ifconfig -a plumb
ifconfig -a

# 12  
Old 08-26-2009
im not getting any output from the message ifconfig -a plumb..Im getting only the loopback address wen i perform ifconfig -a command..i dont kno how to recover from this situation..

Last edited by madanmeer; 08-26-2009 at 08:38 AM..
# 13  
Old 08-26-2009
you need to install drivers for you NIC. solaris can't see your interfaces...
# 14  
Old 08-26-2009
drivers for the card which are present are installed but do i have to fit in a new NIC card which will support solaris 10 and install those drivers...
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