Re: [PROBLEM] sundance on d-link dfe-580tx

From: Donald Becker (
Date: Tue Jun 11 2002 - 22:39:14 EST

On 11 Jun 2002, Matthew Hall wrote:

> To: Kernel <>
> Cc:,
> I have been testing the D-Link DFE-580TX Quad channel server card (4
> port nic), on kernel 2.4.18 with little success.
> Attached are the appropriate results of dmesg, ifconfig, lspci and
> modules.conf; aswell as the results of the pci-testing tool found on
>, however the card does not support mii testing, claiming to
> have no MII transceiver.

Please provide the full detection message.

It appears that you are using a driver that doesn't correctly read the
EEPROM, and has additional problems. Try a current driver from

and run diagnostic program from

Donald Becker
Scyld Computing Corporation
410 Severn Ave. Suite 210		Second Generation Beowulf Clusters
Annapolis MD 21403			410-990-9993

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