[vortex-bug] System hang after message kernel : eth0 : Too much
work interrupts(e08), Temporarity disable functions (7f7e).
Thu, 13 Sep 2001 07:08:25 -0400 (EDT)
On Thu, 13 Sep 2001, [big5] ³¯õ½÷ wrote:
> I am using Red Hat Linux 6.1 and two 3C905B NIC cards as NAT server ,
> it runs well for serval months. But it was hanged yesterday
> (9/12/2001), I found the fallowing message in console :
What driver version? What is the detection message?
> nat kernel : eth0: Too much work interrupts(e08), Temporarity disable functions (7f7e).
This indicates that some _other_ driver or kernel activity is hogging
the machine. Have you changed anything, especially hardware, recently?
> The NAT server with
> CPU : Intel Pentium II 300Mhz
> RAM : 256 Mb
> Hardisk : 4G (IBM)
IDE or SCSI? If IDE, have you done 'hdparm -u 1 /dev/hda'?
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