Bug 189741 - Missing driver for Agere Systems et1310 chip
Missing driver for Agere Systems et1310 chip
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-04-24 04:26 EDT by Rene Rask
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:26 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-04-24 23:45:06 EDT
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Description Rene Rask 2006-04-24 04:26:59 EDT
Description of problem:
Missing driver for Agere Systems network chip

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
lspci says Rev 2 of the chip

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Network adaptor not found on startup.
  
Actual results:
None

Expected results:
Working ethernet.

Additional info:
This page has some driver revisions and patches but they do not work with the
kernel shipped with fedore core 5.
http://dadams1969.googlepages.com/et131xkernelmodule

The computer is a LG T1 Express Dual.

uname -a: Linux life.grain.dk 2.6.16-1.2080_FC5smp #1 SMP Tue Mar 28 03:55:15
EST 2006 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

Output of lspci -vvv for this device is:
02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Agere Systems Unknown device ed00 (rev 02)
        Subsystem: LG Electronics, Inc. Unknown device 0027
        Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr-
Stepping- SERR- FastB2B-
        Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAbort- <TAbort-
<MAbort- >SERR- <PERR-
        Latency: 0, Cache Line Size 10
        Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 10
        Region 0: Memory at d4000000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=2M]
        [virtual] Expansion ROM at d0000000 [disabled] [size=128K]
        Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 2
                Flags: PMEClk- DSI- D1+ D2- AuxCurrent=0mA
PME(D0+,D1+,D2-,D3hot+,D3cold+)
                Status: D0 PME-Enable- DSel=0 DScale=0 PME-
        Capabilities: [48] Express Endpoint IRQ 0
                Device: Supported: MaxPayload 256 bytes, PhantFunc 0, ExtTag-
                Device: Latency L0s <4us, L1 <32us
                Device: AtnBtn- AtnInd- PwrInd-
                Device: Errors: Correctable- Non-Fatal- Fatal- Unsupported-
                Device: RlxdOrd- ExtTag- PhantFunc- AuxPwr- NoSnoop-
                Device: MaxPayload 128 bytes, MaxReadReq 512 bytes
                Link: Supported Speed 2.5Gb/s, Width x1, ASPM L0s L1, Port 0
                Link: Latency L0s <1us, L1 <32us
                Link: ASPM L0s Enabled RCB 64 bytes CommClk+ ExtSynch-
                Link: Speed 2.5Gb/s, Width x1
        Capabilities: [5c] Message Signalled Interrupts: 64bit+ Queue=0/0 Enable-
                Address: 0000000000000000  Data: 0000
        Capabilities: [100] Advanced Error Reporting
        Capabilities: [130] Virtual Channel
        Capabilities: [14c] Device Serial Number 00-02-2d-12-34-56-78-9a

And lspci -vvvn is:
02:00.0 0200: 11c1:ed00 (rev 02)
        Subsystem: 1854:0027
        Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop- ParErr-
Stepping- SERR- FastB2B-
        Status: Cap+ 66MHz- UDF- FastB2B- ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAbort- <TAbort-
<MAbort- >SERR- <PERR-
        Latency: 0, Cache Line Size 10
        Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 10
        Region 0: Memory at d4000000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=2M]
        [virtual] Expansion ROM at d0000000 [disabled] [size=128K]
        Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 2
                Flags: PMEClk- DSI- D1+ D2- AuxCurrent=0mA
PME(D0+,D1+,D2-,D3hot+,D3cold+)
                Status: D0 PME-Enable- DSel=0 DScale=0 PME-
        Capabilities: [48] Express Endpoint IRQ 0
                Device: Supported: MaxPayload 256 bytes, PhantFunc 0, ExtTag-
                Device: Latency L0s <4us, L1 <32us
                Device: AtnBtn- AtnInd- PwrInd-
                Device: Errors: Correctable- Non-Fatal- Fatal- Unsupported-
                Device: RlxdOrd- ExtTag- PhantFunc- AuxPwr- NoSnoop-
                Device: MaxPayload 128 bytes, MaxReadReq 512 bytes
                Link: Supported Speed 2.5Gb/s, Width x1, ASPM L0s L1, Port 0
                Link: Latency L0s <1us, L1 <32us
                Link: ASPM L0s Enabled RCB 64 bytes CommClk+ ExtSynch-
                Link: Speed 2.5Gb/s, Width x1
        Capabilities: [5c] Message Signalled Interrupts: 64bit+ Queue=0/0 Enable-
                Address: 0000000000000000  Data: 0000
        Capabilities: [100] Advanced Error Reporting
        Capabilities: [130] Virtual Channel
        Capabilities: [14c] Device Serial Number 00-02-2d-12-34-56-78-9a
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2006-04-24 23:45:06 EDT
Fedora doesn't have the resources to support out-of-tree drivers. This needs to
be submitted for inclusion upstream (though from a quick look , it'll need quite
a bit of work to make it look like a Linux driver before it'll be accepted).

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