Monkey boy needs help! Transmit timed out:...

Gisli Ottarsson
Sat Oct 23 17:56:37 1999


Yes, thank you.  I would appreciate a copy of eepro100.c:v1.09r
or a URL where I can pick it up.  This sounds quite promising.



>>>>> On Sat, 23 Oct 1999 23:37:33 +0200 (CEST), you said:
  BK> On Sat, 23 Oct 1999, Gisli Ottarsson wrote:
  >> Intel 82557 EtherExpressPro100B 
  BK> [...]
  >> eepro100.c:v1.09l 8/7/99  (latest?)
  >> eepro100.c:v1.06 10/16/98 (standard with 2.2.13)
  >> eepro100.c:v1.05 10/16/98 (used below)
  BK> [...]
  >> Receiver lock-up workaround activated.
  BK> [...]
  >> eth0: Transmit timed out: status 7050  0000 at 0/15 command 0001a000.
  >> eth0: Trying to restart the transmitter...
  >> <repeated ad infinitum, until I 'ifdown eth0'>

  BK> I had the same problem, 1.09r fixed this problem for me. I can send you
  BK> my favourite fixed-up version of 1.09r as a single source file without
  BK> the need for additional modules, with an important fix against a
  BK> complete machine lock-up and another fix for multible detections
  BK> applied.

  BK> Best Regards,
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