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Old 04-13-2004, 09:13 PM   #1
sordomudo11
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message logs filling up w/ wlan0 buffer too small error


Hi Guys,

I'm using an internal PCI wireless card on Mandrake 9.2 w/ kernel 2.4.22-10mdk. The wireless functions great using ndiswrapper version 0.4 and the Windows drivers. The only concern I have is with an error message that is making my logs virtually worthless. Dmesg, for example, is full of them, all in a row when wlan0 is up.

Here's the contents of the repeated message:

lan0 (WE) : Buffer for request 8B0B too small (0<308)
wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request 8B1B too small (0<5)
wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request 8B0B too small (0<308)
wlan0 (WE) : Buffer for request 8B1B too small (0<5)

Repeated a zillion times as the card sends packets, I assume. Any ideas?

Here's the output of lspci:
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corp. 82855PM Processor to I/O Controller (rev 03)
00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82855PM Processor to AGP Controller (rev 03)
00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB USB (Hub #1) (rev 01)
00:1d.1 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB USB (Hub #2) (rev 01)
00:1d.2 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB USB (Hub #3) (rev 01)
00:1d.7 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB USB2 (rev 01)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82801BAM/CAM PCI Bridge (rev 81)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corp. 82801DBM LPC Interface Controller (rev 01)
00:1f.1 IDE interface: Intel Corp. 82801DBM Ultra ATA Storage Controller (rev 01)
00:1f.5 Multimedia audio controller: Intel Corp. 82801DB AC'97 Audio Controller (rev 01)
00:1f.6 Modem: Intel Corp. 82801DB AC'97 Modem Controller (rev 01)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation: Unknown device 0324 (rev a1)
02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4401 100Base-T (rev 01)
02:01.0 CardBus bridge: Texas Instruments PCI4510 PC card Cardbus Controller (rev 02)
02:01.1 FireWire (IEEE 1394): Texas Instruments PCI4510 IEEE-1394 Controller
02:03.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM94306 802.11g (rev 02)

Thanks in advance....
 
  


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