Subject: Re: iy driver problems
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Ben Elliston <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/02/2001 18:57:01
   > I'm using the iy (Intel EtherExpress PRO/10) driver.  After periods of heavy
   > traffic through this interface, the interface stops responding--ping, the
   > works.  If I `ifconfig iy0 down' and then reconfigure the interface, it's
   > fine again.

   > Is this a known problem?  Should I just get a different model of net card?

   Known problem, there's a PR about it.

Is it driver specific?  It sounds pretty severe.