Subject: Re: Need advice on troubleshooting wireless link
To: Michael D. Spence <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/05/2002 10:22:50
On Mon, Mar 04, 2002 at 09:20:39PM -0500, Michael D. Spence wrote:
> I believe you are right. The BIOS upgrade I ordered last week came in the
> mail (just about the time I got your message). After installing it (and
> after about 2 hours of fiddling with the new BIOS settings, card ordering
> and kernel PCI options) the BIOS-detected PCI conflict is gone and I've
> gotten NetBSD to recognize all of the cards. tcpdump actually sees traffic
> However, both PCI-based NICs are interrupting on the same IRQ (see below).
> Is that
> a problem?
No shouldn't be. PCI supports interrupt sharing, and the drivers should
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr