Subject: Re: Anyone else seeing fxp0 die?
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 10/02/2002 16:58:36
In message <20021002215239.F569@snowdrop.l8s.co.uk>, David Laight writes:
>On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 01:24:13PM -0700, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
>> Perhaps it is the switch. It's plugged into a Netgear FS508, and if it's
>> like every other piece of Netgear crap I own, it's probably half-dead.
>The switch shouldn't be able to break the driver, even if it is
>a cheap nasty switch.
>OTOH most drivers only see 'normal' events....
Which is why debugging them in the face of garbage is such a
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