Bug#280839: kernel-image-2.6.8-1-686: eepro100 hangs and restarts
tag 280839 +wontfix
tag 280839 +upstream
severity 280839 wishlist
On Thu, Nov 11, 2004 at 11:11:16PM +0000, Greg Kochanski wrote:
> Package: kernel-image-2.6.8-1-686
> Version: 2.6.8-4
> Severity: important
> The eepro100 ethernet driver intermittently hangs,
> and then restarts. Replacing it with e100 solves
> the problem.
> rmmod eepro100
> modprobe e100
> Unfortunately, I have to do that manually with each reboot.
The eepro100 driver is being debricated in favour of the e100 upstream.
Thus it seems to be somewhat of a wast of time to track down
bugs in the eepro100 driver.
Incidently, 2.6.8-4 is a bit old, you may want to try running 2.6.8-8