On Sat, Feb 26 2000, Marc Olivier Chouinard wrote:
> [2.] The situation is i have 2 PC connected directly with RG45 cable twisted
> with both a Compaq Netelligent 10/100. PC #1 is windows 2000 pro and PC #2
> is Linux Mandrake 7.0. If PC #1 is running, and PC #2 is closed, PC #1 say
> that the Network controler have no connection(Normal since PC #2 power is
> off) but when i start PC #2, all go well EXCEPT when it try to load the
> tlan.o module, it hang, no command respond to the os.. not even mem info and
> stuff. I got to unplug the RG45 beind, restart and wait it load the tlan.o
> modules and after i put the RG45 and it go well.
I assume that when you say you are loading the tlan module you're in fact
doing: ifconfig eth0 xx.yy.zz.aa, right? or Mandrake is doing this for you.
Ok, could you try this:
Load the tlan module withe speed=100 or speed=10 to force either 10Mps or
100Mps speed settings.
If that doesn't help please try out 2.2.15p10 as it has some timer fixes
Are you completely sure syslog hasn't recorded anything?
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