[realtek] Realtek 8139 doesnt work
Thu Feb 7 18:34:01 2002
On Thu, 7 Feb 2002, Bastian Stritt wrote:
> And no here is my problem. I bought a laptop with an build-in network card.
> On this card is an Realtek 8139C chip. In Windows it works fine, without any
> problem. under Linux not. When I first start windows an then reboot to linux,
> the rtl8139 driver recognizes the card on IRQ 10. Everything seems fine. But
> when I ping another Computer in the Network, it doesnt do anything. It just
> waits for something. Then appears an error message:
for the solution.
> eth0: RTL8139 Interrupt line blocked, status 5
> When I start Linux without rebooting from Windows, it recognizes my card on
> IRQ 0...
You have your BIOS configured to not assign a IRQ. When Windows assigns
the IRQ, it writes IRQ5 to the PCI device, which isn't valid after a
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