Re: 3c59x fails to work in 2.0.30

Aaron M. Ucko (
19 Apr 1997 12:17:07 -0400

"David S. Miller" <> writes:

> So, because v0.30 is the only version of the driver which works for
> you under 2.0.29 I should hold out on putting v0.40 into 2.0.31 until
> you find out why it doesn't work on your 2.0.29 system? If you're not
> willing to find out what the situation is with a 2.0.30 kernel, I'm
> going to put v0.40 into my patch sets for 2.0.31 since that is what
> all the stunning success reports for 2.0.30 are for, and that is what
> I must work on, reports from people using the driver under 2.0.30.

OK, I see your point. I'll do some more testing and get back to you.
It's possible that the solution may be as simple as disabling
busmastering transmission.

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