Bug 102377 - (NET EEPRO100) eepro100 does not work in newest kernel
Summary: (NET EEPRO100) eepro100 does not work in newest kernel
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel   
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Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Garzik
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-08-14 16:58 UTC by Dominique Mangeol
Modified: 2013-07-03 02:14 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-01-05 19:32:12 UTC
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Description Dominique Mangeol 2003-08-14 16:58:58 UTC
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Description of problem:
when the module eepro100 is loaded at boot time it displays 
an error message such as "unidentified symbol" (sorry I don't
have more details in my logfiles)
and refuse to load. Obviously the connection to the netwrok 
This happens systematically for the kernel-2.4.20-19.8  and kernel-2.4.20-19.8. 
in the previous kernel, kernel-2.4.18-27.8.0 eepro100 works fine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.4.20-19.8  and kernel-2.4.20-19.8

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot on kernel-2.4.20-19.8 or kernel-2.4.20-19.8
2.load module (if not done automatically) insmod eepro100

Actual Results:  error messages
no network connection
eth0 not working

Expected Results:  a network connection

Additional info:

can't connect my network without it....

Comment 1 Jeff Garzik 2003-08-15 18:08:36 UTC
Can you try e100 driver instead?

Comment 2 Dominique Mangeol 2003-08-19 16:52:42 UTC
e100 does not work either in those 2 kernels (works fine in the previous one)

Comment 3 Jeff Garzik 2003-08-27 17:33:49 UTC
Can you provide 'lspci -vvv' and 'dmesg' output?

Comment 4 Dave Jones 2004-01-05 19:32:12 UTC
End of lifed, and in NEEDINFO far too long..

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