[U-Boot-Users] LAN chip dead on ARM Integrator/CP board

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Thu Dec 22 00:46:05 CET 2005

In message <43A9B85D.6070200 at quartics.com> you wrote:
> link lights and a "dhcp" command results in:
> SMC91111: PHY auto-negotiate timed out
> *** ERROR: ethaddr is not set properly!!

  Now isn't this is clear hint?!?

> I compiled u-boot using the integrator cp config file.  I have modified 
> it somewhat to include some extra commands but the network portion 
> remains the same.  Also, the docs for the board state that the board has 
> a LAN91C111 ethernet chip.  Anyone encontered this issue?  I did not 
> find anything in list archives.

Two questions:

1) What does the above error message tell you, and why did you ignore it?

2) Why didn't you try current code? 

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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