[driverloader] Misc. problems with the driverloader module
alexandre.cossette-pacheco at polymtl.ca
Mon Jan 5 18:16:23 EST 2004
I am using the most recent drivers and I am experiencing the same problems
(netndis_xmitcomplete_handler: err -5 + ndisWrapCheckForHangTimerFunc_stk +
other things in syslog + need to reload) but only when I am using a daemon to
autoconfigure the wlan interface. When I use iwconfig manually or through a
script, I do not have these problems. Are you using any special program to
configure the wireless interface?
version: driverloader-1.54 with module built from tarball
Win drivers: w70n51.inf/.sys version 126.96.36.199
Adapter model : Intel PRO/Wireless LAN 2100 3B Mini PCI Adapter
On January 05, 2004 05:56 pm, Peter Theunis wrote:
> Thanks for the swift answer.
> The driver at that location is still the 07/31/2003,188.8.131.52 version.
> I'd love to give the new driver a swing, any other locations for that
> driver ?
> Linuxant support [support at linuxant.com] wrote:
> > Hi,
> > please try with the latest Centrino driver (184.108.40.206) to see if it helps.
> > You can get it from the following link.
> > ftp://ftp.support.acer-euro.com/notebook/TravelMate_80x/driver/winxp/inte
> > Regards,
> > Jean-Simon Durand
> > Technical specialist / Linuxant
> > www.linuxant.com
> > support at linuxant.com
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Peter Theunis" <peter at drunkcoders.com>
> > To: <driverloader at lists.linuxant.com>
> > Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2003 3:19 PM
> > Subject: [driverloader] Misc. problems with the driverloader module
> > Context
> > -------
> > Distribution: Gentoo
> > kernel: 2.4.23-pac1
> > version: driverloader-1.54 (built from tarball)
> > Win drivers: 07/31/2003,220.127.116.11
> > Hardware: IBM Thinkpad T40, with Intel Centrino 802.11b mini-PCI card
> > Issues
> > ------
> > The wrapper works ok to the exceptions of a few (show stopper) issues
> > (see below).
> > #1: After a couple hours of use:
> > Wifi stops working and i get "netndis_xmitcomplete_handler: err -5"
> > syslog messages, I have to unload and reload the driverloader module to
> > have it work again.
> > This has been happening since the first time I tried the driver, almost a
> > month ago. Since then I've upgraded it quite a few time, without any
> > improvement.
> > #2: I just got the following syslog error, it recovered though:
> > [...]
> > Any chances on getting this fixed ? I plan to buy the wrapper, but only
> > if it's more stable; otherwise i'll just replace the mini-PCI card with
> > one that has native drivers.
> > Thanks,
> > peter
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