Bug 141990 - e1000 driver broken in kernel-smp-2.6.9-1.698.FC3
Summary: e1000 driver broken in kernel-smp-2.6.9-1.698.FC3
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 3
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Reported: 2004-12-06 16:41 UTC by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:13 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-12-14 18:09:44 UTC
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Description Chris Ricker 2004-12-06 16:41:59 UTC
After upgrading to 2.6.9-1.698.FC3, I get errors like:

e1000: eth0: e1000_setup_tx_resources: Unable to Allocate aligned
Memory for the Transmit descriptor ring
SIOCSIFFLAGS: Cannot allocate memory
Failed to bring up eth0

when I try to bring up any of the interfaces in this box (Dell 1600 SC
with 4 e1000s in it)

Comment 1 Chris Ricker 2004-12-07 17:04:43 UTC
Same thing with kernel-smp-2.6.9-1.1018_FC4. Nothing more current than
1.681 seems to work

This box has the following NICs:

00:02.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82540EM Gigabit Ethernet
Controller (rev 02)
01:06.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82545GM Gigabit Ethernet
Controller (rev 04)
02:02.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82545GM Gigabit Ethernet
Controller (rev 04)
02:04.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corp. 82545GM Gigabit Ethernet
Controller (rev 04)

I get that same error for both the onboard and the PCI add-on NICs

Comment 2 Chris Ricker 2004-12-14 18:09:44 UTC
2.6.9-1.715_FC3smp fixes this


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