[tulip] Network traffic freezes system
Fri, 19 Oct 2001 03:38:31 -0400 (EDT)
On Thu, 18 Oct 2001, Eddie Atherton wrote:
> Since upgrading from my ancient 2.0 system to a new Slackware 8 install
> running 2.4 I have a lockup problem.
> Large amounts of network traffic coming into my Linux box through a Linksys
> LNE100TX causes the system to lock up solid. Only the 'big red button'
> works at this point. I can recreate this at will by either copying a large
> Linux Tulip driver version 0.9.15-pre6 (July 2, 2001)
> Firstly, is this the correct driver to be using.
It's the one distributed with the kernel, but I only support unmodified
> If not, what should I try.
> Are any of the ones on this site (scyld) usable on a 2.4 kernel as all the
> notes imply that support is only up to 2.2 kernels.
Yes, it supports 2.4. Read
> BTW. How do I subscribe to this list. Using the form at
> http://www.scyld.com/mailman/listinfo/tulip gives me a "tulip: No such
Please try again.
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