Re: Something is wrong with the fxp network driver

From: Derek Ragona <>
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 19:15:52 -0500
Mine is an Intel® Server Board S875WP1-E, I was using a patch but it quite 
working on the fxp0 interface.


At 08:07 PM 9/26/2003 -0400, Mike Tancsa wrote:

>Are they Tyan motherboards by chance ? There was a thread in stable
>about this a few weeks ago.  The problems seem specific to those
>motherboards.  Someone posted a potential workaround as well.
>         ---Mike
>On Fri, 26 Sep 2003 11:40:08 -0500, in sentex.lists.freebsd.current
>you wrote:
> >I am having a problem with recent builds of -current with the fxp
> >driver.  A couple of days ago, the 6 machines in my cluster with fxp
> >interfaces all died at about the same time with fxp timeout errors.  The
> >machines with 3Com xl interfaces kept on going. Today, I am observing
> >that the throughput is about half of what I am seeing on my machines
> >with a 3Com xl interface.  Is anybody else observing this?  What other
> >information do I need to provide?
> >
> >Thanks.
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