Subject: Re: ABIT AV8 and NetBSD
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Andy Ruhl <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 02/25/2005 15:33:30
On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 10:29:45 -0700, Andy Ruhl <> wrote:
> On Thu, 24 Feb 2005 15:36:33 +0100, Jaromir Dolecek <> wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 21, 2005 at 05:57:18AM -0700, Andy Ruhl wrote:
> > > Didn't work. I think the dmesg output is the same:
> >
> > Okay, can you please try disabling some alignment code, which I had
> > no chance to test and which might cause the problem?
> Didn't work. Same problem. I scripted what I did but I forgot to
> switch back to my other network card so I can't get to it right now.
> I still want to switch cables to be sure, but the link light is on so
> I think it should be good.
> Maybe that revision is imporant?

Here's the output. I didn't try switching cables yet, but last time I
did this test I verified that both were good with my "good" adapter.

This is kind of a bummer, but I can't complain too much because I
can't write drivers...

Note that I can ping which is the vge0 device, but I can't
ping, which is my gateway:

$ ifconfig -a^M
fxp0: flags=8802<BROADCAST,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500^M
        address: 00:90:27:ef:2b:fd^M
        media: Ethernet autoselect (none)^M
        address: 00:50:8d:ed:ac:30^M
        media: Ethernet autoselect (100baseTX)^M
        status: active^M
        inet netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast^M
        inet6 fe80::250:8dff:feed:ac29%vge0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x2^M
lo0: flags=8009<UP,LOOPBACK,MULTICAST> mtu 33648^M
        inet netmask 0xff000000^M
        inet6 ::1 prefixlen 128^M
        inet6 fe80::1%lo0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x3^M
$ ping^M
PING ( 56 data bytes^M
64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=0.024 ms^M
64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=0.031 ms^M
^C^M PING Statistics----^M
2 packets transmitted, 2 packets received, 0.0% packet loss^M
round-trip min/avg/max/stddev = 0.024/0.028/0.031/0.005 ms^M
$ ping^M
PING ( 56 data bytes^M
ping: sendto: Host is down^M
ping: sendto: Host is down^M
^C^M PING Statistics----^M
8 packets transmitted, 0 packets received, 100.0% packet loss^M