[tulip] Conexant LANfinify doesnt send anything

Donald Becker becker@scyld.com
Sat Jan 4 16:00:01 2003

On Sat, 4 Jan 2003, Adriano Carvalho wrote:

> Now I'll show every informations about my ethernet card : today its not 
> sending anything, its just stopped. I made :
> insmod ./pci-scan.o
> insmod ./tulip.o
> ifconfig eth0 netmask
> So, when I try ping (other machine), its not send .
> Tulip-dialog :
> Index #1: Found a Conexant LANfinity adapter at 0x1800.
> Port selection is MII, full-duplex.
> Transmit stopped, Receive stopped.
>   The Rx process state is 'Waiting for packets'.
>   The Tx process state is 'Stopped'.
>   The transmit threshold is 128.
> Interrupt sources are pending!  CSR5 is f4068002.
>    Tx complete indication.

You have an interrupt problem.
Interrupts are not causing the interrupt handler to be run.
This might be an issue for the kernel mailing list.

> tulip.c:v0.95f 11/17/2002  Written by Donald Becker <becker@scyld.com>
>   http://www.scyld.com/network/tulip.html
> eth0: Conexant LANfinity rev 8 at 0xd405e000, 00:90:96:02:E4:57, IRQ 11.
> eth0:  MII transceiver #1 config 1000 status 782d advertising 01e1.

The advertised capability is now correct.

What does /proc/interrupts report about IRQ11?

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