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Old 08-17-2005, 02:23 PM   #1
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Question Kernal disabling irq channels

I've just installed a f5d7000 belkin wireless card with the ralink rt2500 chip and lan port built into my motherboard (asustek NetXtreme Bcm5702X gigabit ethernet) they both use the same irq channel ( 10 ) whenever using the internet for significant sized downloads (or at random intervals) the kernal will shut down the irq channel that is used by the network devices. Note: I only use the wireless card. I am using SuSE 9.2 with kernel version 2.6.8-24.17. Thanks
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Is there anything more in /var/log/messages? Or only this?
Old 08-18-2005, 03:12 AM   #3
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There is a box which pops up saying

<the date>:
Message from kernel:
Disabling irq#10

Then the the wireless card stops working (i.e the lights switch off)

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