Subject: Re: kern/18051: tlp doesn't configure media, faults on apm reset
To: Ken Raeburn <email@example.com>
From: Chuck Silvers <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/25/2002 22:22:31
On Sun, Aug 25, 2002 at 11:54:17PM -0400, Ken Raeburn wrote:
> As far as I can tell, everything looks good now, aside from the
> occasional "transmit underrun" messages; but if not having any PHY
> entries with a tulip device is an error, config should let me know
some tlp cards don't use the chip's MII interface, so not having
any PHYs configured can be ok.
> And if it isn't, the kernel shouldn't crash if I do it.
that's a good point. just disabling the interface would suffice.