Network Issues

Timothy Greaves tim at greavest.co.uk
Thu Sep 27 03:37:02 PDT 2001


> On Wed, Sep 26, 2001 at 09:23:30PM +0100, Timothy Greaves wrote:
> > NETDEV WATCHDOG: eth0: transmit timed out
> > eth0: transmit timed out with status 0040, network cable problem?
> >
> > The route output on my LFS system is:
> >
> > Kernel IP routing table
> > Destination     Gateway         Genmask         Flags Metric Ref    Use
> > Iface
> > 192.168.1.0     *               255.255.255.0   U     0      0
>       0 eth0
> >
> > The route output on my Redhat system is:
> >
> > Kernel IP routing table
> > Destination     Gateway         Genmask         Flags Metric Ref    Use
> > Iface
> > 192.168.1.0     *               255.255.255.0   U     0      0
>       0 eth0
> > 127.0.0.0       *               255.0.0.0       U     0      0
>       0 lo
>
> I dont know what the problem is. In LFS the eth0 card could have the wrong
> irq address and conflicts with something else. What is that "watchdog"
> about?
>
> do you have the proper drivers loaded in LFS as in Redhat?
>
>
>
> --
> Gerard Beekmans
> www.linuxfromscratch.org
>

In Redhat, I use the eth16i module with a simple insmod at startup. In LFS,
I compiled support for this module straight into the kernel.

Tim

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