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Re: [suse-security] NIC Fried?
  • From: Maarten J H van den Berg <maarten@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2002 17:01:09 +0200
  • Message-id: <200209091701.09169.maarten@xxxxxxx>
On Monday 09 September 2002 16:13, Marcel Erkens wrote:

> ifconfig says:

[snip]

> eth1 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 52:54:4C:19:E1:38

[snip]

> TX packets:0 errors:1603 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:3206
> collisions:27251 txqueuelen:100

These two lines above should tell you all you need to know... ;-)


> The odd thing is, eth1 SEEMS to be the card with the problem. Why
> would it be complaining about eth0 then? Surely it can't be because
> the default route follows eth0?

Not sure. But just put a new eth1 card in and if it still has problems
after that you can still worry all you want about eth0, right ? ;-)

Eth1 [ or the cable / hub / link partner / driver ] is very much hosed.

Maarten

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