[Soekris] VPN1411 stability issues with NET4801?
kaa at rambler-co.ru
Fri Sep 24 05:48:01 UTC 2004
On Thu, 23 Sep 2004, Brandon Mercer wrote:
> Eddy Carroll wrote:
> >>From a recent thread on openbsd-misc:
> >Didier Wiroth (didier.wiroth at mcesr.etat.lu) wrote:
> >>I've recently purchased a soekris net4801 with 2.5 harddrive and
> >>a mini-pci vpn 1411 card(which I don't use for the moment).
> >>When I try to cvs it fails with this error: [ ... ]
> >>Disconnecting: Corrupted MAC on input.
> >Theo replied:
> >>Soren has admitted that his motherboards have a hardware problem
> >>running with these cards.
> >and Brandon Mercer added:
> >>That problem is commonly found with that soekris box and vpn 1411 card.
> >Meanwhile, back on this list, Soren said on 26 August 2004:
> >>There is some issues with noise on the PCI reset line when using the
> >>vpn1411 on the net4501, and maybe on the net4511 and net4521. There are
> >>no known hardware problems on the net4801 or net4526.
> >So, does the vpn1411 indeed have noise problems on the Net4801,
> >as implied by the earlier messages? If so, was it reported somewhere
> >that I missed? I couldn't find any mention of it in the soekris-tech
> Yes, it has stability issues in the 4801 too. I know because I've had
> them... removed the card and my VPN and ssh work just fine.
Does the vpn1401 has the same problem on net4801?
I am planning to purschase them to work in a pair.
Andrew Kopeyko <kaa at rambler-co.ru>
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