Subject: Re: Problems with wm driver and 1000bas-SX connections
To: Brian Buhrow <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/05/2006 10:52:17
On Tue, 5 Dec 2006 07:25:20 -0800 (Brian Buhrow) wrote:

> 	Hello.  This is an excellent suggestion.  Unfortunately, in
> this case, it doesn't seem to work.  I have a feeling that the chip
> is either mis-reporting link state, or the driver is not interpreting
> the chip's state correctly.  

For fun, you may want to boot a Knoppix CD and see if it talks.  That
will rule out certain hardware issues.

		--Steve Bellovin,