STinG driver for Asix USB-to-Ethernet adapters
This is a driver for the STinG TCP/IP stack for Atari computers running TOS. It will work with USB-to-Ethernet adapters based on the Asix AX88772 chipset connected to a suitable USB host adapter on the Atari, e.g. the Lightning VME or the Unicorn.
Short setup guide:
- Install STinG as usual.
- Copy the USB drivers provided with your USB host adapter (e.g.
BLITZ*.PRGfor the Lightning VME) to the
AUTOfolder of your boot drive.
- Enable and configure the USBether STinG device in the usual way, setting up IP address, network mask, DNS server, etc. Don't forget to edit STinG's
Note: Unfortunately, the USB API that is maintained by the FreeMiNT developers is subject to occasional breaking changes.
usb_asix.stx has been compiled for the current version 4 of this API. In case your USB drivers still use the previous version 3, please download
usb_asix.stx from https://github.com/czietz/usbsting/tree/usb_api_v3. For the old version 1, please use https://github.com/czietz/usbsting/tree/usb_api_v1.
Please refer to the appropriate documentation for more information about setting up your respective USB host adapter and the STinG network stack.