[eepro100] Re: Info on strange eepro100 lockup

Andrey Savochkin saw@saw.sw.com.sg
Mon, 19 Feb 2001 17:33:52 -0800

On Fri, Feb 16, 2001 at 11:39:15PM -0500, Emil Briggs wrote:
> The box is at a remote facility and the network will
> lockup while I'm logged in working. I call someone at
> the facility and the console has a message on it
> eth0: card reports no resources
> as soon as someone up there types something on the keyboard the
> network comes back up. The problem is very consistent
> and repeatable with the eepro100 locking up a few minutes
> after the last typing was done on the keyboard. The kernel
> is 2.2.14 and I'm going to upgrade it to get a more uptodate
> version of the eepro100 driver when I get onsite but I thought 
> the symptons might be of some interest.

Interesting phenomenon...
If the computer doesn't have a big network load, you may run the driver under
high debug level and send the output.
I'll check what's going on.

Best regards