[eepro100] MAC address incorrect
Mon, 26 Mar 2001 15:55:26 -0600
Turns out I didn't have the right driver, I think I downloaded one of the
alternative versions listed on the eepro100 support page...when I tried
again with the version written by Mr. Becker it worked perfectly. Thanks!
Updated driver messages:
eepro100.c:v1.13 1/9/2001 Donald Becker <email@example.com>
eth0: OEM i82557/i82558 10/100 Ethernet at 0xc8827000, 00:90:27:C5:F0:31,
Receiver lock-up bug exists -- enabling work-around.
Board assembly 734938-001, Physical connectors present: RJ45
Primary interface chip i82555 PHY #1.
General self-test: passed.
Serial sub-system self-test: passed.
Internal registers self-test: passed.
ROM checksum self-test: passed (0x04f4518b).
From: Donald Becker
To: Crisp, Will
Sent: 3/24/01 2:59 AM
Subject: Re: [eepro100] MAC address incorrect
On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, Crisp, Will wrote:
> It appears my Ethernet card's address is being incorrectly
> determined when the driver for my card loads. I have run the
> the card and it determines the address is:
What driver version are you using?
Perhaps it's an older driver version that doesn't understand the current
> eth0: Invalid EEPROM checksum 0x60fe, check settings before activating
> eth0: Intel EtherExpress Pro 10/100 at 0x1000, 00:A4:00:80:D2:9C, IRQ
> Receiver lock-up bug exists -- enabling work-around.
> Board assembly 800080-000, Physical connectors present:
> Primary interface chip None PHY #0.
Yup, this won't work.
Donald Becker firstname.lastname@example.org
Scyld Computing Corporation http://www.scyld.com
410 Severn Ave. Suite 210 Second Generation Beowulf
Annapolis MD 21403 410-990-9993