Problems with an ax88140

Donald Becker
Sat Sep 25 18:25:16 1999

On Sat, 25 Sep 1999, Carl-Johan Sveningsson wrote:

> I run a NIC using the ax88140-chip. Though, it seems it's not working
> properly. Something with ARP-request I believe, my computer have to ping
> others in a lan before they can access me. Very annoying.

The 88140 has an Rx filter that's unlike the real Tulip.  They require a
unique configuration setting to enable broadcast packet reception.  Try an
updated driver which adds this setting, either
or from

Send a report.

Donald Becker
USRA-CESDIS, Center of Excellence in Space Data and Information Sciences.
Code 930.5, Goddard Space Flight Center,  Greenbelt, MD.  20771