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Re: NE3: device timeout
begin electrogrammati illius Tilo Stritzky
>On 10/03/02 16:19 Marco Ynema wrote:
>> Dmesg shows the nic working, and it does works on other laptops. Ifconfig
>> also shows the nic working propperly, only it doesn't work!
>On classc (non-pnp isa) ne2000 I get exactly this picture (ifconfig ok,
>but no action + device timeout) if the driver is configured with a
>different irq from the nic. So maybe this irq allocation (or whatever
>you call it with pcmcia) doesn't work.
>hope this helps.
This could only be due to a IRQ reservation issue (for
"legacy" devices), because the PCMCIA IRQs are given
I had this on a NE2k (ISA, 16 bit, Jumpers, BNC+AUI)
where the cable was not 100% o.k. (I use BNC, and I
had to go through every T-piece of the net (disconnect
all three connectors, then reconnect), and it eventually
went away somewhere in the process).
Yes, I am root on my box, my friends' boxen and my mailgate.
And yes, I do know how to handle it. Yes, I know about kill-
rules, too. So WTF do you still bother filling my syslog?