bad em NIC or new unrecognized NIC ?

Bob Bishop rb at gid.co.uk
Sun Feb 29 14:33:21 PST 2004


Hi again,

At 19:57 26/2/04, Mike Tancsa wrote:
>At 02:26 PM 26/02/2004, Bob Bishop wrote:
>>Hi,
>>
>>At 18:25 26/2/04, Mike Tancsa wrote:
>>>
>>>em0: The EEPROM Checksum Is Not Valid [etc]
>>
>>FWIW I get something very similar under 5.2.1-RC2 on my shiny new 
>>ThinkPad T41, so it's likely just not recognised.
>
>Actually, I worked around the problem by swapping its location with an fxp 
>next to it.  For some reason the em does not seem to like sharing its 
>interrupt with agp0 ? The fxp seems happy enough to do it however.

On my T41, hw.pci.allow_unsupported_io_range="1" in /boot/loader.conf fixed 
it, so maybe the IRQ wasn't the problem.

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