Network Issue on OMSA start

Olivier BONHOMME obonhomme at
Mon Jul 18 08:38:45 CDT 2011

Le 14/07/2011 14:23, Olivier BONHOMME a écrit :
> Le 14/07/2011 14:21, Nicolas DEFFAYET a écrit :
>> On Wed, 2011-07-13 at 10:55 +0200, Olivier BONHOMME wrote:
>> Hello Olivier,
>>> I just upgraded to the last OMSA version 6.5.0 on my RHEL 5.6 uptodate
>>> and I have a very strange behaviour : When I start OMSA, the network
>>> stack crashes.
>>> The behaviour I observed is that outgoing traffic is OK but not
>>> incoming. If I want the network back, I must down and up the interfaces.
>>> Does anybody already had such an issue ?
>> Yes, i had the same issue.
>> I have resolved it by upgrading Broadcom network firmware.
>> Best Regards,

Hi again.

I am looking right now how to update the firmware. So I have another 
question about that. How did you upgrade the firmware. Did you use the 
tg3 package provided in the OMSA Dell repositories ?

Thanks for your answer


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