Re: EEpro100

From: imel... (
Date: Sat May 13 2000 - 21:31:37 EST


On 8 May 2000, Michael Poole wrote:
> I'll chip in my two cents here (on an unrelated problem). I have a
> dual P2-333 box with an EEPro100 card. It's currently running 2.3.50;
> when I tried to upgrade to 2.3.99-pre5 and -pre6, DHCP (using pump)
> timed out while trying to get an address on bootup. There weren't any
> errors in the syslog or on console, so I don't have much useful

        me too. pre8 still has the problem. There is nothing on the
        console (i don't use syslogd/klogd).
        ping showed 87% packet lost, and 3 strange duplicates.

> eepro100.c:v1.09j-t 9/29/99 Donald Becker
> eepro100.c: $Revision: 1.29 $ 2000/03/30 Modified by Andrey V. Savochkin <> and others
> eth0: Intel Corporation 82557 [Ethernet Pro 100], 00:A0:C9:1E:0C:80, IRQ 9.
> Board assembly 352509-003, Physical connectors present: RJ45
> Primary interface chip DP83840 PHY #1.

        mine with i82555 chip, 10mbps network.


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