Subject: Re: kern/30880: wm(4) on fiber boots up with media inactive
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 07/31/2005 11:48:51
On Jul 30, 2005, at 6:03 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> After a reboot, media state is inactive. I have tried various
> ifconfig(8) commands with no success. (Manual media setting doesn't
> However, it links up just fine if you simply unplug and replug the
> fiber, or if you power cycle the switch.
> This problem occurs with a Netgear GS504. I have not tried any
> other switches.
> The problem does _not_ occur if I just plug the two wm(4) devices in
> back-to-back with no switch.
> This may be related to kern/30490.
Almost certainly not related -- in 30490, we're talking about a
copper connection, which uses a totally different media selection
path (makphy driver).
> wm1 at pci2 dev 8 function 0: Intel i82544EI 1000BASE-X Ethernet,
> rev. 2
> wm1: interrupting at irq 10
> wm1: 32-bit 33MHz PCI bus
> wm1: 64 word (6 address bits) MicroWire EEPROM
> wm1: Ethernet address 00:07:e9:17:69:90
> wm1: 1000baseSX, 1000baseSX-FDX, auto