Re: 3c59x promiscuous mode still broken (fix attached)

Chris Chiappa (
Fri, 5 Apr 1996 05:22:16 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 4 Apr 1996, Donald Becker wrote:
> There will be new vortex driver release on April 6 to address the problem
> with promiscuous mode, and the transmit timeout problem that occurs only
> with the new 8K-buffer boards. See the vortex web page,
> for details.
FYI, I have one of the 32K boards, and I seem to get the transmit timeout
problem as well. At least, with kernels later than 1.3.72 I get hanging
TCP sessions. I assume this is the problem :)
Anyways, thanks a ton for providing the driver in the first place!


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