[netdrivers] RE: D-Link DFE-580TX

Edwin Boonenburg eboonenburg at roax.nl
Wed Apr 6 03:56:30 PDT 2005

Hi, Donald...

I plugged the NIC into a single CPU board and it works !!

..May I conclude it is a hardware problem!
will there ba fix in the driver for this?

How can I contribute. Do you want some informtaion about the hardware (

I realy like to have a fix of the driver.

Best Regards,
Edwin Boonenburg

-----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
Van: Donald Becker [mailto:becker at scyld.com]
Verzonden: 5 april 2005 04:11
Aan: Edwin Boonenburg
CC: netdrivers at scyld.com
Onderwerp: Re: [netdrivers] RE: D-Link DFE-580TX

On Fri, 1 Apr 2005, Edwin Boonenburg wrote:

> I am looking for some help on using the a d-link NIC, DFE-580TX.
> When I load the driver I got 3x an error messages.
> --------msg
> Apr  1 15:11:17 hesat kernel: eth1: D-Link DL10050-based FAST Ethernet
> Adapter at 0x1000, 00:00:00:00:00:00, IRQ 0.
> Apr  1 15:11:17 hesat kernel: eth1: No MII transceiver found, aborting.
> ASIC status ffffffff

What does the diagnostic program (from ftp.scyld.com/pub/diag/) report?

With the IRQ0 report, it appears that this device has not been activated
by the BIOS.

> System:		Fedora,
> Kernel:			2.6.10-1
> Fedora version:		2.6.10-1.741_FC3smp

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