Escalated to Bugzilla from IssueTracker
Created attachment 119708 [details]
Test kernels w/ the above patch are available here:
Please give them a try and post the results...thanks!
Reverting to public bugzilla (undoing Larry Troan's "Dell ESG" box checks).
The e1000 driver update has just been committed to the RHEL3 U7
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-37.7.EL).
Bug report changed to ON_QA status by Errata System.
A QE request has been submitted for advisory RHSA-2006:144-02.
Bug is public. Please put all future communuication directly in this bug 165119.
Created attachment 123581 [details]
Reverting to assigned state, since it has been discovered that this bug
is not yet resolved in the 1st respin of the U7 beta candidate (-39.EL).
I have tested the following 2 NICs on RHEL3 and RHEL4 kernel from
PRO/1000PT (82572EI) Future --> PASS
PRO/1000PT-DP (82571EB) Future --> PASS
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U7
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-40.EL).
e1000 driver in kernel-smp-2.4.21-39.EL.jwltest.82.i686.rpm was tested against
a variety of legacy and currently shipping Intel NICs/LOMs. All tests have
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.