Walnut networking problems

Kenneth Johansson kenneth.johansson at etx.ericsson.se
Wed Mar 6 05:25:17 EST 2002

I had to make a static arp entry in the server to make it work but that was
the prom code not linux that was the problem.

Jim Duey wrote:
> I have a Walnut board that I've been working with for sometime.  I got it
> working fine with Linux, but the networking seems to be fragile.  For
> instance, I switch from a Ethernet switch to a hub and now the board won't
> boot over the network.  Also, it has never been able to use DHCP.  What are
> teh reasons for this fragility?  If I design the 405GP into my product, will
> it have the same problems or is this strictly a Walnut related issue?
> Jim

Kenneth Johansson
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