Subject: Re: 2.0 and Asus A7N8X-E Deluxe motherboard
To: None <>
From: Samuel Lacas <>
List: port-i386
Date: 03/30/2005 09:31:11
David Brownlee wrote:
>> I tried with your kernel. Things have evolved but still not solved.
>> Ifconfig still says "status: no carrier" and dhclient sleeps after
>> having tried to DISCOVER several times without success. The changes
>> are that I get "sk0: watchdog timeout" between each dhclient's 
>> request, which are synchronized with the led on the Ethernet socket: 
>> the led blinks once and the "watchdog" times-out right after.
>     Can you try assigning an address directly (on the command
>     line or via rc.conf). I'm using an asus A8V deluxe with an
>     sk0 without problems, though I've never run dhclient on it
>     (its a production box on our DMZ :)


Sorry for the delay. I now run with a NetGear F311 (sip0), which works 
fine. I will try again without dhclient next week, as I won't have time 
next week end to fiddle with my machine.