Eric W. Biederman
ebiederman at lnxi.com
Sat Aug 16 12:55:01 CEST 2003
Guys the etherboot users list is really the right forum for
this kind of question.
Jeff Noxon <jeff at planetfall.com> writes:
> I can't get it to work with a 3com 3C996T (14e4:1644) ... it recognizes
> the card but thinks there's no cable plugged in.
I don't know. When the link detection code was written it was tested
and it worked here. Except when the link really is not connected I
have not seen code like that fail forever.
> On Fri, Aug 15, 2003 at 10:31:44PM -0700, YhLu wrote:
> > Eric,
> > Is ethboot 5.2.0 support Broadcom 5703X? (deviceid = 0x16a7).
> > For the S2885's onboard 5703X, it says: EBUSY err.
Looking at the code it is should work. I just stripped down the
appropriate driver. I do admit I have not tested 5.2 yet. But
I don't see why anything would have broken.
> > Regards
> > Yinghai Lu
> > 01:09.00 [14E4/16A7]
> > [tg3-5703X]The PCI BIOS has not enabled this device!
> > Updating PCI command 0002->0007. pci_bus 01 pci_device_fn 48
> > Capability: 7
> > Capability: 1
> > err=-1
> > Problem fetching invariants of chip, aborting.
Hmm. I have once or twice seen the problem of fetching invariants of
the chip. But something is noticeably different from the tree I have
because I do not have an line that will print err=-1 in the tree I am
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