Subject: Re: ABIT AV8 and NetBSD
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 02/21/2005 22:09:58
On Mon, Feb 21, 2005 at 12:54:11PM +0100, Frank van der Linden wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 20, 2005 at 05:39:43PM -0700, Andy Ruhl wrote:
> > vge0 at pci0 dev 14 function 0: VIA VT612X Gigabit Ethernet (rev. 0x11)
> > vge0: interrupting at ioapic0 pin 22 (irq 10)
> > vge0: Ethernet address: 00:50:8d:ed:ac:29
> > ukphy0 at vge0 phy 1: Generic IEEE 802.3u media interface
> > ukphy0: OUI 0x00c08f, model 0x0021, rev. 2
> > ukphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, 1000baseT,
> > 1000baseT-FDX, auto
> Hm.. does ifconfig say that the interface is up?
> The problem may be that the phy needs some special handling, but apparently
> there's no match for this phy. The OUI seems to be equal to the Matsushita
> Electronics OUI, but I can't find anything on them manufacturing phys.

The phy on my motherboard is exactly the same except rev (I have rev.1),
and does work fine with ukphy (tried 1000T-FDX and 100baseTX), so
that's probably not the problem.

> You could experiment and replace MII_OUI_CICADA with 0x00c08f in
> dev/mii/ciphy.c, so that it matches, and see if that works. It's
> a long shot, but you never know until you try I guess.
> - Frank

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