[eepro100] HELP: eepro100: cmd_wait for(0xffffff90) timedout with(0xffffff90)!
Tue, 25 Sep 2001 12:51:44 -0400
The driver is an Eepro100. This is the dmegs info:
eepro100.c:v1.09j-t 9/29/99 Donald Becker
eepro100.c: $Revision: 18.104.22.168 $ 2000/05/31 Modified by Andrey V.
Savochkin <firstname.lastname@example.org> and others
I read somewhere on deja that the intel e100 driver might be better than
the eepro100 driver. Any experience with it?
From: Alexander Gdalevich [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, September 24, 2001 10:00 PM
To: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Subject: Re: [eepro100] HELP: eepro100: cmd_wait for(0xffffff90)
The ethernet controller somehow got into a strange state where it no
communicates or even updates its registers. I don't know what the
0xffffff90 and 0x10 mean. Do you know which driver and what version are
>From: "Lee Hoffman" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: [eepro100] HELP: eepro100: cmd_wait for(0xffffff90) timedout
>Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2001 20:26:56 -0400
>Im using Debian/kernel 2.2.19 with a single eepro100 on a dell 2450.
>Recently the network interface has been crashing every 8 hours, making
>the box unreachable (incoming and outgoing packets). When this happens,
>the following lines are printed to the syslog repeatedly until I
>Sep 24 11:19:01 servername kernel: eepro100: cmd_wait for(0x10)
>Sep 24 11:19:01 servername kernel: eepro100: cmd_wait for(0xffffff90)
>Sep 24 11:19:01 servername last message repeated 6 times
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