Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 10553
During Post-Install: Mismatched Read Page Pointers
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:55 EDT
I'm doing a network install of Redhat 6.1 onto a Cyrix MediaGX based
motherboard with a D-Link DE-220P network card and 16Mb of memory. The
installation proceeds rather normally until I get to the post-installation
configuration step. At this point, the installation hangs, and I get a
flood of messages in one of the other console windows...
<3>eth0: Mismatched read page pointers 4c vs 84
<4>eth0: server 192.168.1.3 OK
<3>eth0: next frame inconsistency 0x83
<4>eth0: server 192.168.1.3 not responding still trying
...Line one repeats, with the 84 going up to ff. Then I get Line 2.
Then a bunch of Line 3, and finally Line 4. The whole process starts up
again after line 4.
I've never had a problem with other ne2000 based ISA cards, and my other
D-Link products seem to work fine. I did an FTP install, and it worked
just fine, so this isn't an emergency, but I'd kinda like to know what
Please verify in the test lab.
Please reopen if you continue to have problems.