[tulip-bug] LNE 100Tx Problem

Donald Becker becker@scyld.com
Thu, 14 Dec 2000 10:02:29 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 14 Dec 2000, Mark Staggs wrote:

> I apologize in advance if a similar problem has already been posted.  I have
> a Linksys LNE 100TX v4 in a dual PII 400 system.  I've performed a fresh
> 2.2.18 kernel install.  The tulip module loads fine, and while pinging other
> systems I can see activity flutter across the hub.  However, I get nothing
> returned from the network.  Here's the output from tulip_diag:
> tulip-diag.c:v2.04 9/26/2000 Donald Becker (becker@scyld.com)
>  http://www.scyld.com/diag/index.html
> Index #1: Found a ADMtek AL985 Centaur-P adapter at 0xe800.
>  Interrupt sources are pending!  CSR5 is fc06c012.
>    Tx complete indication.
>    Link passed indication.
>    Early Rx indication.

Presumably this card works with 2.2.17, correct?

This message indicates that the interrupt from the card isn't getting
Try booting your SMP system with the "noapic" LILO option.

Please send a report.
If "noapic" fixes the problem, let us know
If it doesn't, including the IRQ assigned to the card and any interesting
IRQ related warnings from /var/log/dmesg.

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