eepro100 on IBM Walnut board,

Daniel L. Taylor Dan.Taylor at
Fri Apr 6 08:31:28 EST 2001

We've been using the Intel-supplied driver

with an MPC8240.  We've noticed that the driver in all current
kernels is "problematic", at best, even on x86 (there used to be
a usable one, but I haven't seen it in any tree, lately).

Hope this helps.

Torben Mathiasen wrote:
> Hi,
> Has anyone tried using an Intel i82559 NIC as a second adapter with an IBM Walnut board? I'm using the eepro100 driver
> with the montavista distribution (tried 2.4.0-test2 and 2.4.2) and the driver just keeps printing: wait_for_cmd_timeout.
> The NIC won't send any frames, and no interrupts are generated.
> The docs claim that the eepro100 driver should work.
> Thanks in advance,
> Torben

Dan.Taylor at

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