[tulip] Only 1 port on a 21143 Quad.
Fri Jun 7 15:15:00 2002
On Fri, 7 Jun 2002 VIZADINI@lanier-europe.com wrote:
> 21143 blues all round. If -anyone- has experience getting this type of
> card to
> work, and could spare the time to give some pointers on how to get it to
> it would be -much- appreciate.
> Previous posts have delineated the problem; but in summary:
I was on vacation when the initial message was posted. I assumed that
this problem had been resolved.
> --> i'm trying to get a 21143 Tulip chip quad card, sitting in a Compaq
> Deskpro to work.
The BIOS on the Deskpro might be an issue here.
> --> the problem is always that only one port is known to the o/s; so eth0
> can be assigned with an address, but eth1, 2, and 3 can't.
More specifically, only one PCI device is reported to the OS.
The device driver isn't the problem. The PCI device enumeration isn't
finding the other three PCI devices.
> --> pci-config finds what appears to be the 4 ports as consecutive devices
> (which i take to mean that the card is not actually damaged).
What is the output of 'pci-config'?
What about the output of 'cat /proc/pci'?
The difference in detected devices should help debug the PCI
device enumeration problem.
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