From: Roderick A. Anderson (raanders_at_acm.org)
Date: Wed 20 Aug 2003 - 01:53:58 BST
On Wed, 20 Aug 2003, Lucian Daniel Kafka wrote:
> eepro100 are known to cause freezes, especially if the are the onboard
> chips or connected to 10Mb hubs. You may want to disable the sleep mode -
> there are some utilities you can get from: http://www.scyld.com/diag_index.html
I am using the e100/e1000 drivers now. Though I have nothing but praise
for Donald Becker (a most helpful person - long but really neat story
there) I need and want to stay with the current 'official' driver when
Thanks fo the pointer on the sleep mode. Maybe a ping every few
minutes to keep traffic flowing through the card would help.
The system gets very un-busy, for now, at night. Interesting
thought. I'll have to look into this also.
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