3c59x: recurring transmit errors

John Dunlap dunlap@ohm.apl.washington.edu
Wed Jul 29 19:50:37 1998

> Folks, this discussion of NFS performance is really quite fascinating,
> but none of it has anything to do with the 3c59x transmit errors I am
> seeing.  I am not experiencing NFS slowdown; I am experiencing complete
> failure of all networking through the card.
> I hate to be a topic Nazi, but this problem is rendering my Linux box
> unusable.  Does *anyone* have any additional suggestions?
> (See <http://www.tux.org/hypermail/linux-vortex-bug/1998-Jul/0044.html>
> for the original problem report.)
> Thanks!

I'm using 3c59x.c version 0.99E with patch 7 from Rob Riggs at

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