[eepro100] EEPro100 missing msg from driver
Sat Aug 17 05:07:01 2002
On Thu, 15 Aug 2002, Senthil Subramaniam wrote:
> our eth0 (10/100 Intel) hangs randomly ( no network communication
> possible) and the following msg is printed in dmesg.
> /The EEPro100 chip is missing/
> 2.4.18, eepro100 1.24 (latest one)
Hmmmm, other similar reports are all on 2.4.18. That might be a
What chip does your system use? In this case we need the numbers
printed on the chip itself.
> running eepro100-diag gave the following.
> /eepro100-diag.c:v2.09 7/15/2002 Donald Becker (firstname.lastname@example.org)
> Index #1: Found a Intel i82557/8/9 EtherExpressPro100 adapter at 0xc880.
> i82557 chip registers at 0xc880:
> ffffffff ffffffff ffffffff ffffffff ffffffff ffffffff
The chip is missing from I/O space!
The next time this happens, please send the entry from 'lspci' or 'cat
/proc/net/dev'. We are looking for changes from the normal device report.
Donald Becker email@example.com
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