Subject: Re: we0: receiver ring buffer overrun
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/30/1999 20:06:43
On Apr 30, Martin Husemann wrote
> I just upgraded my NFS server to 1.4_BETA (just supped a few minutes ago)
> and now see loads of "we0: receiver ring buffer overrun" messages.
> I know what they, mean, and I know this is not the fanciest card to use in
> an NFS server (but my EISA ep0 won't work, so I'm stuck with this for a
> while).
> The point is: I've never seen a single of this messages on this machine (its
> a SMC8013 card). Never, ever, even under real heavy NFS load with previous
> kernels, including 1.4_ALPHA. And now two paralell kernel builds on a
> diskless client cause 30 - 40 of them.
> Something definitiveley has gone worse there...

What other hardware do you have ? especially, what disks and controllers ?

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.