[Samba] Streaming large videos causes server's networking to crash
shiningmasamune at gmail.com
Wed Jul 29 11:25:41 MDT 2009
That link certainly sounds promising. I'll try to induce another crash
after trying the things you specified and see what happens. I really
appreciate your helping me even though this is looking like it's not
Your "tsk tsk" implies that posting one of those logs was a security
risk. For the sake of learning, which log should I not have posted?
Quinn Fissler wrote:
> It could be that tweaking your driver parameters with your curent card
> could cure the problem...
> We know it's the r8169 from your other logs (which I didn't read - tsk
> Look at your irq allocations
> cat /proc/interrupts
> See the network driver - note its IRQ - have a look at its
> corresponding stats in /proc/irq/<you noted>/files - there are
> counters there - maybe they'll help diagnose (unhandled interrupts etc).
> Look at using an alternative driver...
> I just googled and found this:
> 2009/7/29 Paul Accisano <shiningmasamune at gmail.com
> <mailto:shiningmasamune at gmail.com>>
> Of course. The only problem is that the PCI-E 16x slot next to my
> PCI-E 1x slot is taken with a RAID controller, so my options are
> limited to tiny cards.
> That one looks fine, but the Newegg comments seem to indicate it
> is also a Realtek-based device. Would it not have the same problem?
> To Quinn, here's the output of lsmod:
> Module Size Used by
> joydev 20864 0
> hid_microsoft 12676 0
> usbhid 47040 0
> video 29204 0
> output 11648 1 video
> input_polldev 12688 0
> lp 19588 0
> ppdev 16904 0
> pcspkr 11136 0
> snd_hda_intel 557364 0
> iTCO_wdt 21712 0
> iTCO_vendor_support 12420 1 iTCO_wdt
> psmouse 64028 0
> serio_raw 14468 0
> snd_pcm 99336 1 snd_hda_intel
> parport_pc 45096 1
> snd_timer 34064 1 snd_pcm
> parport 49584 3 lp,ppdev,parport_pc
> snd 78792 3 snd_hda_intel,snd_pcm,snd_timer
> intel_agp 39280 0
> soundcore 16800 1 snd
> snd_page_alloc 18704 2 snd_hda_intel,snd_pcm
> shpchp 44572 0
> r8169 46596 0
> mii 14464 1 r8169
> arcmsr 36096 3
> fbcon 49792 0
> tileblit 11264 1 fbcon
> font 17024 1 fbcon
> bitblit 14464 1 fbcon
> softcursor 10368 1 bitblit
> --Paul A.
> Eero Volotinen wrote:
> Paul Accisano kirjoitti:
> Sure enough, I apparently have a Realtek device as well.
> But swapping motherboards is absolutely not an option for
> me... Surely there's something that can be done!
> Well, can you buy better ethernet card?
> Jul 29 01:13:21 DITE kernel: [ 4616.040048] NETDEV
> WATCHDOG: eth0 (r8169): transmit timed out
> I think this is related to ethernet controller or irq issues
> on motherboard.
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