Problems with fxp driver in FreeBSD 4.9 release

Aman Shaikh ashaikh at
Mon May 10 14:42:22 PDT 2004

>> Hi
>> I am having trouble with the 'fxp' driver in FreeBSD 4.9-release. The 
>> card I am using is an Intel 82550 Pro/100 Ethernet card. For some 
>> reason, the driver always says "no carrier". For example,
> have you tried different cables, different ports on yoru 
> switch/hub/router/etc?  Just to rule that out?

--> Yes, I have. In fact, when I plug the same cable into Intel 82557 
Pro/100 Ethernet card, things work fine....but not with the 82550 card....


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