Subject: Re: token ring driver
To: Martin J. Laubach <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/06/2000 10:01:51
On Tue, Jun 06, 2000 at 03:27:59PM +0000, Martin J. Laubach wrote:

 >   I'm using the tr token ring driver quite a bit, and have
 > noticed that it sometimes stops working. It seems network
 > load related, but that is just an impression. A "ifconfig tr0 down"
 > followed by "ifconfig tr0 up" fixes things and makes it work
 > again.
 >   Any ideas? Similar experiences?

Sounds like it needs a watchdog timer to catch this condition and
reset automatically.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>