mweber at alliednational.com
Wed Mar 19 15:13:01 CST 2003
>>> jason andrade <jason at rtfmconsult.com> 03/19/03 02:20PM >>>
> On Wed, 19 Mar 2003, Adam Williams wrote:
> > What kernel and version of 3c59x are you using? I've used 2 3c905
> > in servers for years.
> what adam said. i have 2 3c509s in a dell 2450 right now with no
I have in the past run multiple NIC's also, but mainly of the Intel
> my first guess is to again check the values in
> very carefully. i've created problems for myself in the past with
If I change only the DEVICE= line and the name of the script, the
problems remain with the first NIC in the PCI chain. If I pull the
second NIC, everything works.
> have you also tried two different 3c905s than the original two you
> case it is a hardware problem of some kind with those two nics ?
Yup. Swapped PCI slots first, then NIC's. Swapped cables, too. The
problem definately follows the first NIC to be seen.
> i am not sure i would bother with downloading a driver from 3com -
> in the linux kernel has been working well and IIRC 3com recommend you
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