> > |The unfunny part with this NIC is, the trouble I had with it under Linux. > > |After a while of heavy traffic it looses the network connection. Tried > > |with the Becker driver and the driver provided from 3COM :-( > > Could it be an SMP issue? Or a shared IRQ issue, since PCI will routinely > share IRQs between cards? Just a few wild guesses.... Yes with SMP it is more unstable. I did not look much at irq's. The card was tested with an older gigabyte hx socket 7 board with two intel mmx. Dec tulip runs with this board without problems. So long, Dirk =========================================================================== This Mail was sent to netboot mailing list by: Dirk von Suchodoletz <firstname.lastname@example.org> To get help about this list, send a mail with 'help' as the only string in it's body to email@example.com. If you have problems with this list, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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