Re: eepro100 troubles

From: Scott R. Every (
Date: Fri Jun 09 2000 - 13:51:48 EST

I saw none of these errors in any of my logs. Here is my syslog.conf. I
think its right, but let me know if i should add anything:
*.=info;*.=notice /usr/adm/messages
*.=debug /usr/adm/debug
    mail.err /dev/console
    mail.debug /var/log/maillog
*.warn /usr/adm/syslog
*.err /usr/adm/syslog


--On Friday, June 9, 2000 9:24 AM -0400 "Scott R. Every" <>

>> The points important for diagnostic are:
>> - Do you see messages "can't fill rx buffer"?
>> These messages mean that the driver experience allocation failures
>> because of high load creating high memory pressure.
>> - Do you see messages "card reports no RX buffers (no resources)"?
>> These messages mean that the card realize receive buffer shortage,
>> too. - When the driver manages to allocate buffers again, it issues
>> message "restart the receiver after a possible hang". It should appear
>> after the above messages.
>> The things may be complicated by the fact that the receiver hang may be
>> followed by an unreasonable transmitter hang.

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