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Date:	Sat, 15 Sep 2007 21:27:07 +0100 (BST)
From:	Chris Rankin <>
To:	Dan Williams <>
Subject: Re: ne driver crashes when unloaded in

--- Dan Williams <> wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-09-12 at 19:23 +0100, Chris Rankin wrote:
> > Hmm, apparently not. The light on the card goes out though, so could this just be a lack of
> driver
> > support?
> Likely, yes.

I've been trawling the Internet for 8390 specifications and have discovered that there is a
"Carrier Sense Loss" flag on the "Transmit Status Register". However, there doesn't seem to be an
explicit "media status" test. Would this more likely be part of the NE2000's functionality? I
can't find any signs of MII support, but then the NE2000 is so heavily cloned that
"NE2000-compatible" seems to have become more of a generic description these days.

Does anyone have any ideas, please? Does NetworkManager even need full carrier-detection support?


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