Network not recognized
Mon Oct 25 23:42:46 1999
On Mon, 25 Oct 1999, Mark wrote:
> If anyone could help it would be greatly appreciated. This computer
> (running RH5.2 2.0.36) will not see the network. Everything (routing,
> cables, etc.) has been ruled out except hardware. If anyone has any ideas
> let me know. Included are the tulip-diag output and part of the message
> file. (sorry it's so long)
Check your cables again.
> MII PHY #1 transceiver registers:
> 1100 7809 7810 0000 01e1 0000 0000 0000
You don't have link beat.
Run 'mii-diag' for a verbose explaination of the transceiver status.
This problem has little to do with the PNIC, it's the MI transceiver that
handles the link status.
> Oct 25 21:59:36 srha090 kernel: tulip.c:v0.91g 7/16/99 email@example.com
> Oct 25 21:59:36 srha090 kernel: eth0: Lite-On 82c168 PNIC rev 33 at
> 0xfc00, 00:A0:CC:3B:2E:4A, IRQ 11.
> Oct 25 21:59:36 srha090 kernel: eth0: MII transceiver #1 config 1100
> status 7809 advertising 01e1.
> Oct 25 21:59:36 srha090 kernel: eth0: MII status 7809, Link partner report
> Oct 25 21:59:36 srha090 kernel: eth0: No link beat on the MII interface,
> status 7809.
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