[ipxe-devel] USB ethernet adapter with BootROM
stappers at stappers.nl
Sat Apr 30 17:55:54 UTC 2022
On Wed, Apr 27, 2022 at 12:02:27PM +0100, Clive Eisen wrote:
> > On 25 Apr 2022, at 14:21, Geert Stappers <stappers at stappers.nl> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > There seem to be USB ethernet adapters
> > that do have a BootROM.
> > Who is selling such device?
> > Euh yes, please help me doing a websearch.
Qouting that URL
} The Dell USB 3.0 to Ethernet adapter contains a built-in driver
} for easy setup, eliminating the need to install drivers from a CD
} or download them from another source. The adapter saves you time by
} automatically prompting you to install the driver when you plug it in
} for the first time.
Deeper into the URL: whole list of computers that "work".
But nowhere documented any standard, not even "device mimics USB-CDROM"
I now know that I should stick longer with computers that do have
an ethernet adapter.
Silence is hard to parse
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