Re: kernel BUG at tg3.c:1557

Date: Wed Aug 07 2002 - 07:22:20 EST

> On Wed, 2002-08-07 at 12:40, Roland Kuhn wrote:
> > On a dual Athlon MP with a 3ware-7850 RAID (640GB RAID-5) and 3C996B-T GE
> > NIC I can crash the machine with the above BUG message in virtually no
> > time simply by copying data both ways between the RAID and the NIC. The
> > BUG message shows that this can happen any time, it doesn't matter if the
> > interrupt is received in cpu_idle or something else. I tried noapic, but
> > to no avail.
> >
> > Does anybody know about this problem?
> I've never been able to get a broadcom chipset ethernet card stable on a
> dual athlon with AMD 76x chipset. I have no idea what the problem is
> although it certainly appears to be PCI versus main memory ordering
> funnies.

Mine is absolutely fine, but I only have 1 CPU in the box at the moment.
3ware 7410 and 3C996B-T, Athlon MP.

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