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 From:  Melvin Backus <melvin at sleepydragon dot net>
 To:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Log question ("stray irq 7")
 Date:  Wed, 25 Aug 2004 22:37:32 -0400
At 10:12 PM 8/25/2004, Chris Buechler wrote:
>On Wed, 25 Aug 2004 21:57:46 -0400, Melvin Backus
><melvin at sleepydragon dot net> wrote:
> > Just ran into that same thing on a different box.  Seems to be when the
> > network connection was pulled / replaced.  You might want to check for a
> > flaky cable.
> >
>I was curious, so I had to try this.  I just pulled and replugged the
>network cables on two different 4501's about a dozen times each and
>neither gave me that log message.  It will come up periodically in the
>course of normal operation though on both of them.
>My bet is still a Soekris bug.

Certainly possible, but since that machine isn't running m0n0 and is a 
standard P150 generic PC, I'm understandably skeptical.  :)


Whom computers would destroy, they must first drive mad.

Melvin Backus
Principal Wizard
Sleepy Dragon Enterprises