Subject: Re: laptop crashing on ne0, getting "data corrupt" messages
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthew Orgass <email@example.com>
Date: 09/24/2000 19:26:50
On Sun, 24 Sep 2000, Peter Seebach wrote:
> ne0: length does not match next packet pointer
> ne0: len 773a nlen 013a start 4c first 4d curr 80 next 1b stop 80
> ne0: NIC memory corrupt - invalid packet length 314
> All the numbers except "stop 80" and "start 4c" change fairly widely.
I think the kernel started printing something like this when my ne2000
started to die. For a few days it kept going very slowly, but it was soon
completely dead. If you didn't just change kernels I would assume it is
a hardware problem.