Bug 245367 - RealTek 8169 GigE, r8169 network driver hangs system
RealTek 8169 GigE, r8169 network driver hangs system
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 242572
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-06-22 13:33 EDT by Edward Haletky
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:29 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-09-17 09:35:54 EDT
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Description Edward Haletky 2007-06-22 13:33:46 EDT
Description of problem:

RealTek 8169 GigE, r8169 network driver will hang the system during dhcp until
the cable is physically removed whether at boot or single user mode.

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How reproducible:
Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Load RealTek 8169 GigE adapter into machine
2.boot system (hangs when starting network)
3.ifup eth0 (hangs system when trying to configure)
Actual results:
Network should come up very quickly just like it did on FC6

Expected results:
Same as Fedora Core 6. A working network.

Additional info:
Fedora Core 6 works just fine. Fedora Core 7 has gone backwards.
Comment 1 Thomas Müller 2007-07-22 14:46:41 EDT
Maybe this should be closed as a duplicate of bug 242572
Comment 2 Christopher Brown 2007-09-17 09:35:54 EDT

I'm reviewing this bug as part of the kernel bug triage project, an attempt to
isolate current bugs in the fedora kernel.


I'm closing as suggested as there has been no comment to indicate otherwise.


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 242572 ***

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