Subject: Re: 3.0_BETA: xi* and setting media types
To: Tonnerre LOMBARD <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Nicolas Joly <email@example.com>
Date: 11/04/2005 17:45:01
On Wed, Oct 26, 2005 at 02:04:36AM +0200, Tonnerre LOMBARD wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 25, 2005 at 08:14:35PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > On Tue, Oct 25, 2005 at 06:16:48PM +0200, Tonnerre LOMBARD wrote:
> > > [...]
> > >
> > > Ok, it seems that the icsphy has stopped attaching to xi0. Any ideas why
> > > that could be?
> > >
> > > Am I talking to myself? ;)
> > A dmesg would help understanding what's going on
> My dmesg is basically identical with the one posted by Nicolas Joly. I
> don't have that laptop here right now, but it was basically:
> * 2.0:
> - xi0 at pci
> - icsphy at xi0's mii
> - card works when one forces 10baseT, otherwise it times out
> * 3.0_BETA:
> - xirc0 at pci
> - xi0 at xirc0
> - _NO_ phy whatsoever
> - card doesn't work even when forced into 10baseT
> - 10baseT had to be reimplemented, otherwise you get EINVAL when trying
> to change the media type
> I'm not sure where the icsphy went. It's not disabled in the config.
Same here, the card works fine with 1.6.2 and 2.0.2, but not with 3.0
or -current. I tracked it down to the new xirc frontend, and was not
to make it work since.
I'll try to compare the 2 versions in the next few days.
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