Subject: Re: D-Link DGE-500T works (update)
To: Andrew Gillham <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/22/2001 20:32:47
On Tue, May 22, 2001 at 07:06:13PM -0700, Andrew Gillham wrote:

 > Embarassingly enough, I didn't have 'ukphy' in my custom kernel, so
 > when I added 'gsip' it didn't get a PHY driver.


 > Now I am getting about 88Mbit/s receive/transmit between an 'epic' and
 > my new DGE-500T.

Hm, guess there are some performance tweaks I can make in the `epic'
driver :-)

 > A nice new SMC 9462TX probes fine as 'gsip0', but doesn't appear to 
 > receive packets.  It is able to transmit successfully, as I see ARP
 > packets on another machine with tcpdump.  Perhaps related to this being
 > a 64bit card in a 32bit slot.  It does appear to be getting interrupts
 > though, according to vmstat.

Hm, the Asante board I'm using is a 64-bit card in a 32-bit slot and
it works just fine.  Doesn't receive packets?  Can you please try using
tcpdump on the 9642TX side?

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>