Bizarre Transmission-induced network bug, driver crapping out maybe?

Chan Chung Hang Christopher christopher.chan at
Sat Feb 27 13:30:00 UTC 2010

Chan Chung Hang Christopher wrote:
>> The tell-tale signs that this has happened are there: All my torrents
>> are displaying 'Remaining time unknown, idle', and if I ping
>> Motherboard is onboard, SIS190. This never happened with my Acer
>> Aspire One via wireless, so I'm assuming its the driver/eth/board.
> realtek nic? Which version of Ubuntu? Hardy?

If you tail /var/log/syslog, you should see kernel messages regarding 
the problem. One possible temporary solution would be to stop networking 
and then start it least on Redhat/Fedora boxes. They would 
unload the driver and reset everything.

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