Subject: Re: 3c900 PCI ethernet card
To: Jim Rees <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Y Ng <ayn@Ngbert.res.cmu.edu>
Date: 09/29/1996 15:51:07
On Sun, 29 Sep 1996, Jim Rees wrote:
> I'm having similar problems with my 3c590 pci ethernet card.
> the card just freezes when someone try to request a large number of packets
> from my machine.
my server just freezed when I got back from lunch at the UC. :(
good to know that I'm not the only who has this problem.
> The OpenBSD driver is essentially the same as the NetBSD, and fails in the
> same way.
> I suggest checking the FreeBSD driver. I heard they know what the problem
> is and might even have a fix.
Cool, but it's sort of a pain to merge the FreeBSD binaries to Net,
i haven't config those things yet. :(
Please let me know if any of u guys get any luck with the FreeBSD driver,
if that really works, I will actually try to figure out the compatibility
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