Bug 118687 - (DMFE)Davicom ethernet card DM9102AF doesn't work in 100 Mb mode
Summary: (DMFE)Davicom ethernet card DM9102AF doesn't work in 100 Mb mode
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-03-18 21:25 UTC by Jean Francois Martinez
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-29 20:12:17 UTC
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Description Jean Francois Martinez 2004-03-18 21:25:36 UTC
Description of problem:
I have a Davicom ethernet card with DM9102AF chip.  Linux detects it,
the dmfe driver is loaded but it simlply dosn't work.  If I set it
an ethernet adress and try to ping another box then by using ethereal
from that box I see the ARP requests coming from the PC with Davicom
card but the later doesn't seem to get the replies.  Now I ping the
box with the Davicom I get a destination unreachable.

Now if I switch the Davicom to 10 Mbps it works fine.  It is not a
cable problem since if I use another 100Mbps card it will work and
throughput clearly shows it is working at 100Mnps.  It is not a config
problem since I don't change it when I switch the speed of the card or
when I switch cards. 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Install card
2.  Configure
3.   Try to reach another box or to be reached by it
Actual results:
Card only works at 10 Mbps

Expected results:
This is supposed to be a 100 Mbps

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jean Francois Martinez 2004-03-21 12:17:25 UTC
Bug is also presnt in the 2.6.1 kernel shipped in Fedora Core 2 Test1.

Comment 2 David Lawrence 2004-09-29 20:12:17 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project (http://fedoralegacy.org/) maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: http://bugzilla.fedora.us/

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