Re: Intel pro100 NIC problem in Etch
Yuwen Dai(firstname.lastname@example.org) is reported to have said:
> Dear all,
> I have a Intel pro100 network card in my PC. The system loads kernel module
> `e100' automatically when booting. But ifconfig eth0 up failed. If I
> manually load `eepro100', ifconfig also failed. This is some output:
> # modprobe eepro100
> PCI: Enabling device 0000:02:02.0 (0110 -> 0113)
> ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:02:02.0[A] -> GSI 18 (level, low) -> IRQ 185
> eth0: 0000:02:02.0, 00:0E:0C:5E:4B:06, IRQ 185.
> Board assembly 741462-017, Physical connectors present: RJ45
> Primary interface chip i82555 PHY #1.
> General self-test: passed.
> Serial sub-system self-test: passed.
> Internal registers self-test: passed.
> ROM checksum self-test: passed (0x04f4518b).
If you try 'ifup eth1' or 2,3,4 and it comes up then
Take a look at
I had this occur on a laptop. My net_rules file had a bunch of
eth lines and my eth1 cane up when I did 'ifup eth6". Removed all of
the eth rules except eth0 and all was well again.
:-) HTH, YMMV, HAND :-)
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