[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: tyan k8e - both tigon3 and nvidia ethernet nonfunctional

Am So, den 19.06.2005 schrieb Wolfgang S. Rupprecht um 3:03:

> I just installed FC4 on a tyan k8e (nforce4 w. tigon-3 ethernet).  Not
> only is the nvidia-MAC/marvell 88E1111-CAA PHY inoperative, but the
> Broadcom BCM5721 (tigon3) is too.  They show up as eth0 and eth1 but
> neither show any rx or tx packets in ifconfig.
> A linksys EG1032 (syskonnect) pci card works temporary work around,
> but it is kind of sad that this mobo has two on-board ethernets and
> neither work with the default config.  Is there some standard work
> around I should try to get the either of the ethernets working?
> -wolfgang

I am not a fan of vendor drivers but for the Broadcom NIC following may


I have a different board with nForce4 chipset (sorry, can't tell you
which PHY it has) and there the kernel 2.6 module works properly.


Alexander Dalloz | Enger, Germany | GPG http://pgp.mit.edu 0xB366A773
legal statement: http://www.uni-x.org/legal.html
Fedora Core 2 GNU/Linux on Athlon with kernel 2.6.11-1.27_FC2smp 
Serendipity 03:49:52 up 26 days, 2:27, load average: 0.36, 0.45, 0.41 

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Dies ist ein digital signierter Nachrichtenteil

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]