Bug#641919: VIA-Rhine II resetting: network connectivity lost
Anotonio Marcos López Alonso wrote:
>> On Sat, 2011-09-17 at 15:59 +0100, Antonio Marcos López Alonso wrote:
>>> Network connection is lost
>>> somehow and dmesg outputs lots of:
>>> via-rhine 0000:00:12.0: eth0: Transmit timed out, status 0003, PHY status 786d, resetting...
>>> via-rhine 0000:00:12.0: eth0: link up, 100Mbps, full-duplex, lpa 0x41E1
>>> Resetting the machine fixes the issue.
> I effectively used noapic to apparently workaround the problem but in the long
> run I found it just minimized the problem somehow (occurrences were less).
> El Lunes, 19 de Septiembre de 2011, Ben Hutchings escribió:
>> I asked you to report this bug at <http://bugzilla.kernel.org>,
>> including the fact that 'noapic' works around it. The product should be
>> 'Platform Specific/Hardware' and the component 'i386'.
>> You won't be able to do that at the moment because that server is done,
>> but please try to do that in a week or so. Then let us know the
>> bug number so we can keep track of it.
Did you end up passing this upstream? I'd also be interested to hear if
more recent kernels behave differently (though I expect they don't).