Subject: Re: Anyone else seeing fxp0 die?
To: David Laight <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/02/2002 14:26:38
On Wed, 2 Oct 2002, David Laight wrote:

> 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.

Cheap nasty $500 switch. :)

> OTOH most drivers only see 'normal' events....

I realized the card I was using was older and had an 82557 on it. I just
tried a newer intel LAN card with a 82559 and it didn't work at all. So
much for experiementation.

Looks like /usr/sbin/config changed again, too. Heh.

Hisashi T Fujinaka -
BSEE (6/86) + BSChem (3/95) + BAEnglish (8/95) + $2.50 = mocha latte