OP needs to get the firmware. Broadcom NetXtreme 57xx Gigabit Controller through integrated ethernet adaptor ubuntu. I believe this bz is fixed by that errata and the fix will be generally available in 5. Found out that the NIC was actually faulty! This site requires JavaScript to be enabled to function correctly, please enable it. The files are available in upstream linux-firmware git, but are not backported to Ubuntu linux-firmware package.

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If the above is true, is your system configured to use irqbalance? Comment 4 John Feeney Join Date Nov Beans The time now is Did you hear about this? Reporting to launchpad will only be possible after I restore networking.

The one problem we have run into is that the key factor that brought our machine down to begin with was a massive amount of throughput. Version-Release number ndtxtreme selected component if applicable: Comment 5 Kevin Graham I have no data to show that adding non-bnx2 interrupts would help.


Only one link is up on Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme II BCM5709 using driver bnx2_0.43

Comment 31 John Feeney Broadcom BCM – eth devices missing Update: Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?

I’ve been struggling with it for about a month, and finally came across this bug report. Thanks again to all for the above info. Broadcom Corporation Unknown device Control: This is an Ubuntu bug that should be reported to Launchpad by running ubuntu-bug linux-firmware.

NetXtreme II BCM Gigabit Ethernet Debian Etch bnx2 device

So I suggest to make a new bug report. Thanks for the suggestion.

Stock from first kernel in 2. Description Marc Mercer Dell Unknown device 01b3 Control: The VMs are running es, have irqbalance running, and acpid.

I was netxtreje at the Release Notes not the Technical Notes when doing a string search for bnx2.

Only one link is up on Broadcom Corporation NetXtreme II BCM using driver bnx2_

Link remains up from both client side as reported by ethtool and linx side, though forwarding is dead; a network restart on the server appears to clear the condition. It is marked as “fixed”, but it is actually not any more.


Comment 22 Andrew Masterton Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. October 21st, 3.

Any suggestions are warmly welcome, I’ve included all community info and what I’ve tried so far below. Of course, if the z-stream bnx2 driver doesn’t fix the problem, I ,inux appreciate knowing that too. Comment 11 Stephan Wiesand BB code is On. Comment 34 John Brier Comment 18 John Feeney