Bug 250034 - breaks ethernet
Summary: breaks ethernet
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 250003
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 7
Hardware: x86_64 Linux
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Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-29 21:21 UTC by Joe
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-01 11:01:09 UTC
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Description Joe 2007-07-29 21:21:59 UTC
Description of problem:
I updated from to, after reboot to the new
kernel version my statically assigned ethernet connection was not working.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot kernel
2. attempt to use ethernet card
Actual results:
network failed to work

Expected results:
network works as expected.

Additional info: r8169 gigabit module on Tforce p965 rev 5.0
upgraded to, problem not present.

this is potentially similar to bugs: 249886,250032 except I had a static IP
address assigned.

Comment 1 Vladimir Kotal 2007-07-29 22:12:58 UTC
Same thing here. breaks Eternet (DHCP in my case). The problem is
not present in 2.6.21-1.3228.fc7. Someone should remove from the

Let me know if you need dmesg output of more info.

Comment 2 Vladimir Kotal 2007-07-29 22:14:51 UTC
Relevant part of dmesg with working kernel:

eth0: RealTek RTL8139 at 0xf88e4000, 00:0d:61:7c:a5:52, IRQ 21
eth0:  Identified 8139 chip type 'RTL-8100B/8139D'
eth0: link up, 100Mbps, full-duplex, lpa 0xC5E1
eth0: no IPv6 routers present

Comment 3 Milan Kerslager 2007-08-01 11:01:09 UTC
The latest kernel- solves the problem. Please reopen or create
new bugreport if your problem persist. See bug #250003 for more info.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 250003 ***

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