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Re: Airport "Tx error" problem

On Fre, 2002-03-08 at 16:08, John Goerzen wrote:
> I have a problem with my Apple Airport card in a PowerBook G4 400MHz:
> I will load the module, use iwconfig to set my key, and then try to 
> start the normal DHCP process.  The kernel logs these errors:
> eth1: Tx error, status 4 (FID=01E3)
> eth1: Tx error, status 4 (FID=01E3)
> eth1: Tx error, status 4 (FID=01CF)
> etc ...

I get the same, but it works. If it doesn't for you, there's probably
another problem.

> I'm using kernel 2.2.18-ben0 with version 0.09b of airport.c and 
> orinoco.c.  I found a message at 
> http://lists.samba.org/pipermail/wireless/2001-December/003534.html 
> that seems to include a patch for a related problem.  Looking at the 
> source, it doesn't include the comments in that patch but seems 
> different enough that I can't tell quite whether or not it's been 
> patched.  (I'm not at all an expert in these things)

Doesn't look related to me, but I may very well be wrong. :)

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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