Re: NETDEV WATCHDOG with 2.4.5

From: Tim Timmerman (
Date: Fri Jun 29 2001 - 00:29:06 EST

>>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Morton <> writes:

Andrew> Tim Timmerman wrote:
>> >>>>> "kees" == kees <> writes:
kees> Hi,
kees> I tried 2.4.5 but after a couple of hours I lost all network
kees> connectivety. The log shows:
>> <snip>
>> Can I just add a me too here ?
>> System: Abit BP6, Dual Celeron, Ne2k-pci, usb ohci and
>> scanner; 128 Mb Ram, Nvidia TNT2 graphics. Kernel 2.4.5

Andrew> Probable fixes include booting with the `noapic' option,
Andrew> running -ac kernels or applying Maciej's APIC workaround
Andrew> patch. There's a copy at
Andrew> -
   Didn't check the patch, but went straight for 2.4.5-ac20... No hangs,
   and better performance than before.


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