FreeBSD 7.1 Breaks re and rl Network Interface Drivers
pyunyh at gmail.com
Fri Jan 16 20:48:08 PST 2009
On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 03:53:59PM +0100, Sascha Holzleiter wrote:
> Jung-uk Kim wrote:
> >On Monday 12 January 2009 12:21 pm, Sascha Holzleiter wrote:
> >>i see similar problems with a re card:
> >>re0 at pci0:4:7:0: class=0x020000 card=0x816710ec chip=0x816710ec
> >>rev=0x10 hdr=0x00
> >> vendor = 'Realtek Semiconductor'
> >> device = 'RTL8169/8110 Family Gigabit Ethernet NIC'
> >> class = network
> >> subclass = ethernet
> >>After upgrading to 7.1-RELEASE (and also STABLE) the NIC doesn't
> >>seem to receive any frames. I can see the DHCP Requests on the DHCP
> >>Server but the DHCPOFFERS are never seen by the client with the re0
> >>device. After setting promiscious mode on the interface (i.e. by
> >>tcpdump -ni re0) the interface begins to work fine.
> >>I've attached a complete dmesg output, but i think the detection
> >>works fine, here the short version:
> >>re0: <RealTek 8169SC/8110SC Single-chip Gigabit Ethernet> port
> >>0x9c00-0x9cff mem 0xdfdff000-0xdfdff0ff irq 20 at device 7.0 on
> >>pci4 re0: Chip rev. 0x18000000
> >>re0: MAC rev. 0x00000000
> >>miibus0: <MII bus> on re0
> >>rgephy0: <RTL8169S/8110S/8211B media interface> PHY 1 on miibus0
> >>rgephy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX,
> >>1000baseT, 1000baseT-FDX, auto
> >>re0: Ethernet address: 00:1a:92:35:29:fa
> >>re0: [FILTER]
> >Please revert SVN r180519 (or CVS r188.8.131.52) and try again:
> Thanks! This fixed my problem. I now have DHCP and a running network
> interface again with a 7.1-STABLE and the reverted r180519 changes.
> If you need to test another version for the changes in r180519 let me
> know and i'll test them on this machine.
It seems that RTL8169SC does not like memory mapping. Instead of
using io mapping for all revisions, how about attached patch?
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