On Friday 01 May 2009 16:12:50 Seur Bors wrote: > I'm constantly getting the following repeated in my /var/log/messages: > > kernel: re0: watchdog timeout > kernel: re0: link state changed to DOWN > kernel: re0: link state changed to UP > > This was happening right from the get-go on new hardware running > 7.1-Release-p4, but only happened infrequently. Apparently as well, > although everything seems to be working, the server seems to be responding > very sluggish (over 10 minutes to work with a 1MB file through a Samba > share, no exageration on the time). > > Can someone point me to required reading for these types of networking > errors?
DIAGNOSTICS ... re(4): re%d: watchdog timeout The device has stopped responding to the network, or there is a problem with the network connection (cable). In short: cable or hardware. If you're sure this is not the case, you should file a PR and mention you switched out cables and (if possible) the card. -- Mel _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"