Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 10404
sbus quad ethernet card crashes 6.2
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:55 EDT
Sparcstation 2 w/ 32Meg, 404Meg HD
Crashes with message "QuadEther:AIEEE can't reset MACE".
Occurs at new hardware installation, bringing up eth1, or "modprobe sunqe"
?? same as 9144
QE is not supported on the sun4c platform due to too
many firmware implementations found on sun4c systems
not supporting the SBUS device hierarchy created by the
I know some rare versions do it correctly, but becuase
I never got my hands on such a version of the firmware
the driver could never be tested and made to work on sun4c.
As a side note, this is not the same bug as 9144.
That report was on a sun4m system and we did fix
that bug for 6.2