[driverloader] Re: [LinuxR3000] Broadcom 54g + FC3 + 1.5 G = 100%
prarit at sgi.com
Thu Mar 24 10:34:38 EST 2005
There's a lot of people with this problem -- like I told Mike, it's good
to know that it's not me ... :)
Larry -- would you mind cc'ing me on the email to ndiswrapper list? I'd
like to follow the thread ...
Larry Sanderson wrote:
>Finally, someone else with the same problem I've been having! I could not
>figure out why everyone else was getting this to work, but no matter what I
>tried, the wireless drivers spun at 100% cpu (both ndiswrapper and
>I tried with different BIOS's, different distros, different kernel options,
>all with the same results. The one thing I never tried: reduce the RAM from
>my 2GB configuration to something else. I removed 1GB, and now ndiswrapper
>Thank you for this pointer - I will send a bug to the ndiswrapper folks, and
>hopefully a fix will not take too much work.
>On Thursday 24 March 2005 09:32 am, Prarit Bhargava wrote:
>> I have recently purchased a R3000z with integrated
>> Broadcom 54g.
>> Currently running FC3.
>> I'm using linuxant's driverloader to install the
>> 64 bit drivers for the card -- I've used it succesfully for two days.
>> It worked fine _until_ I upgraded the memory to 1.5 G.
>> Now the process kdlrd/dpc has 100% cpu usage...
>> Downgrading the memory back to 512 M solves the problem.
>> The memory is the correct memory for the system --
>> the wireless works properly in i386 mode and in
>> Windows XP at 1.5 G and at 512 M ...
>> Any ideas?
>> Anything that might be helpful to send to these lists?
>>LinuxR3000 mailing list
>>LinuxR3000 at lists.pcxperience.com
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