Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 456438
[RHEL4.7 Beta] Wake on LAN function does not operate with LAN card which uses igb driver
Last modified: 2010-10-22 23:04:06 EDT
Description of problem:
Even if a magic packet is sent to LAN card which uses igb driver after
shutting down the system, the system does not boot.
This problem occurs on both i386 and x86_64 architecture.
Machine : Express5800/140Rf-4
CPU : Intel(R) Xeon 2.40GHz x 1
Memory : 2GB
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install RHEL4.7 Beta, and reboot.
2. Shut down the server.
3. Send magic packet to the port of LAN card of the server which uses
System does not boot.
- This problem occurs on RHEL4.6.
- The attached patch (igb-wol_rhel47.patch) fixes this problem and it is
very close to the one proposed in bz#432364 for e1000e.
Created attachment 312497 [details]
Updating PM score.
I agree this patch should fix the problem. This is another bug introduced due to having to backport from kernel.org.
Committed in 78.20.EL . RPMS are available at http://people.redhat.com/vgoyal/rhel4/
Any updates here? Has this issue been resolved in the RHEL 4.8 Beta? later kernel?
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
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