Subject: Re: IP stack stop responding
To: Jan H. van Gils <JanVG@Knoware.NL>
From: =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Timo_Sch=F6ler?= <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/13/2004 20:54:16

> Hi,
> I have a small question ?
> I have a current system running on a Pentium II 350MHz and 256Mb ram.
> the network interface card is a 3Com 3C905TX running on a 10Mb hub.
> When other systems connected to the same hub generate a lot of traffic
> say 90% load or more I am not able to connect to the current system.
> It is even worse, I have to reboot the system to get the stack up and
> running
> again.
> Can anybody tell me what is going on and how to solve this ?
> Jan

it'd be very useful to have a little peek into some logfiles like
/var/log/messages e.g., especially whether there are some messages
regarding to your 3com NIC.