Subject: Re: Cyclades support
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <email@example.com>
From: Jukka Marin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/16/1997 07:44:07
On Wed, Oct 15, 1997 at 06:59:43PM -0400, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> > > Hmmm. Lockups would be a bad thing. This is a remote system. How
> > > do you unlock them? Do you have to reboot or can you reset a port?
> > First, I use it in `console mode', if that makes a difference. What
> > happens is that, after a while of activity, everything just stops.
> > Reboot is the only cure I've found.
> > Maybe I should look into this?
> Can I help? I don't have any documentation on the card so I'm not sure
> what I can do.
I just e-mailed Johan a program which should display the internal state
of the driver (if it works with the ISA card). This information might
help locating the problem.
I use the PCI card on a system with over 100 modem logins every day, plus
three permanent PPP connections - all through the Cyclades card. Uptime
is now 49 days and all ports are functioning properly.. I have had a few
mysterious crashes on this machine, but I can't tell whether they are
caused by the cy driver or not. The crashes occur less than once a month.
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