Bizarre Transmission-induced network bug, driver crapping out maybe?
Amedee Van Gasse
amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be
Sat Feb 27 14:21:14 UTC 2010
On 27-02-10 14:30, Chan Chung Hang Christopher wrote:
> 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 again...at least on Redhat/Fedora boxes. They would
> unload the driver and reset everything.
You should also tail the /var/log/syslog of your router, because at this
moment it is not clear if the pc nic crashes, or the router. I suspect
that it is the router, see my previous reply.
I leave it as an exercise for the reader to tail any logfile of a remote
device. You will at least need custom linux-based firmware for the router.
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