Re: Linksys EtherFast error - eth0: lost link beat
I also have a Linksys on my laptop and get the same error. On my unit, it
appears to be due to a loose connection between the card and the dongle.
Date sent: Thu, 15 Jan 2004 22:01:49 -0500
From: "Randy W. Sims" <RandyS@ThePierianSpring.org>
Subject: Linksys EtherFast error - eth0: lost link beat
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Date forwarded: Thu, 15 Jan 2004 21:02:04 -0600 (CST)
> I've got an old Toshiba Satellite 2655XDVD that I installed Debian 3.0r1
> on. It keeps giving error messages:
> eth0: lost link beat
> eth0: found link beat
> eth0: autonegotiation complete: 100baseT-HD selected
> It's connected to a network via a Linksys PCMLM56 EtherFast 10/100+56K
> Modem PC Card. I'm a complete idiot when it comes to configuring
> hardware; Can someone point me in the right direction?
> I already followed the directions on the Linksys support pages, adding
> the following to /etc/pcmcia/config:
> card "Linksys EtherFast LANmodem 56K"
> version "Linksys", "EtherFast 10&100 + 56K PC Card (PCMLM56)"
> bind "pcnet_cs", "serial_cs"
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