Re: Ethernet connection weirdly not working mornings
Appologies for taking so long to follow up on this thread,
life got busy.
* Brian <email@example.com> [110630 07:11]:
> On Wed 29 Jun 2011 at 21:09:18 -0700, John Magolske wrote:
> > And now the ethernet-challenged machine is not connecting
> > in the evening either [...]
> Can we discount the time of day factor?
> > 00:19.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation 82567LM Gigabit Network Connection (rev 03)
> > 03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300
> The 82567LM appears to be supported in the kernel by the e1000 module.
> Is it on the system?
> locate e1000
> Is it loaded on booting?
> lsmod | grep e1000
The e1000e module is loaded on booting:
~ % lsmod | grep e1000
e1000e 113198 0
This does appear to be a module-related problem. When I find the
ethernet won't come up, I do:
# rmmod -f e1000e
# modprobe e1000e
And the problem goes away. It's also possible that going through many
cyles of suspend-to-ram could exacerbate the problem, but I'm not
Thanks for the help,