The max size of an ethernet packet is 1518 bytes. A "babble" means that for some odd reason your box transmitted one longer than that. I would not suspect hardware if everything else is working. I would suspect software. The IP layer is responsible for seeing that this doesn't happen under TCP/IP. If you're bypassing TCP/IP, it becomes your responsibility.
Ultra E150 Solaris 2.5.1 Oracle server. was working fine, then started losing network connection. I can see in messages file that it was complaining about another device using its ip address. Though not any longer, though I wonder if that was a red herring. My IT guys have now re-reserved its ip... (29 Replies)
I have a 420r server it boots up all of the network settings are correct, however the machines network connection is not working. Cant ping anything from it, cant ping it from another machine on the network.
If I ping 127.0.0.1 it says alive.
Is there a chance the network card has been... (2 Replies)
I have sun solaris 9 installed but I have the interface configured to hme1 instead of hme0, our default value.
Is there a way where i can rename the existing/working hme1 to hme0...?
I want to showup the hmeo up if i say ifconfig -a..
rite now i see the hme1 up..
please advice if possible... (4 Replies)
My problem is that when i reboot the system i can't connect to the network because my ethernet ( hme0 ) is down , i must up it by ifconfig command
after reboot :
# ifconfig -a
lo0: flags=1000849<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST,IPv4> mtu 8232 index 1
inet 127.0.0.1 netmask... (1 Reply)