> I've been able to reproduce an situation here
> where the interface freezes on a platform
> where a continuous stream of about 8000 packets
> per second are being received. It usually takes
> By lock up I mean that the interface records all packets
> as fifo errors, and it receives only 1 interrupt every 2 seconds.
> Note the other NAPI interface works fine (at about 7.5K interrupts/s).
Weird. We had a problem with a e1000 in one particular PCI-slot were the
NIC was dropping packets no other clues. Decreasing PCI-bus speed from 133
to 100 MHz solved this problem. There are two chip revs. Anvik I and II.
Anvik I had problems in some architectures from what I understood.