[eepro100] [Req. Help] Can "ping" within LAN, but can't do ...
Wed, 15 Nov 2000 23:40:43 -0500 (EST)
On Thu, 16 Nov 2000, ??? wrote:
> I've checked several times about routing but it's not the source of problems.
> When I searched the contents of the eeprom there were 0xffff all around
> except the MAC address section.
This is bogus, and would explain the incorrect transceiver index of 31.
> After fiddling out some time with my board, I've changed the MAC itself to
> same value of stock NIC.
How? With the eepro100-diag program? You shouldn't have done that unless
you knew how the EEPROM was erased.
> > > I used 82559ER for our custom Linux board project.
Oooohhhh. It's a custom board! You never programmed the EEPROM.
That explains your problem.
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