Re: [Fwd: Re: Errors in dmesg]

From: Jouni Malinen (
Date: 2002-07-25 17:15:47 UTC

On Sun, Jul 21, 2002 at 12:13:58AM -0400, David Levitan wrote:
> -------- Original Message --------
> Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 23:02:46 -0400
> From: (Adam Vazquez)

> You might want to reset or 'upset' the BIOS PCI Steering function in
> your platform.
> You would then either free up a IRQ for the pc-card adapter or release
> one into the free pool.

I fail to understand what this has to do with the reported problem:

> >wlan0: TXEXC - fid=0x01fd -
> >status=0x0001 ([RetryErr])

TXEXC is an event, i.e., it is reported to the driver as an interrupt. This would indicatew that the driver is receiving interrupts properly.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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