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 From:  Fred Wright <fw at well dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Log question ("stray irq 7")
 Date:  Thu, 26 Aug 2004 23:02:56 -0700 (PDT)
On Wed, 25 Aug 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.

Or a software bug (FreeBSD, not m0n0wall).  Or even an intentionally
unavoided misfeature.

					Fred Wright