Re: e1000 with 82546EB parts on 2.4?

Zwane Mwaikambo (
Tue, 15 Jul 2003 03:13:31 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 15 Jul 2003, Matthew Dharm wrote:

> What I've got is your basic x86 machine with an Intel 82546EB dual-GigE
> controller on a PCI bus. I load e1000.o, ifconfig, and I'm running. The
> interface is solid as a rock, AFAICT. I've left it running for days
> without any problems.
> However, if I ifdown and then ifup the interface, I'm borked. Based on
> tcpdump from another machine, the interface is definately transmitting
> packets just fine. But, it never seems to notice any packets on the
> receive side.

Does unloading and reloading the module 'fix' things?

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