Imaging Asus A6R laptop, Error: NETDEV WATCHDOG: eth0: transmit timed out.

  • 3700746
  • 27-Feb-2008
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7 Desktop Management on Linux Support Pack 1 - ZDML7 SP1 Imaging


Imaging fails with Asus A6R laptop.
ASUSTeK RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+" netcard.

The "Alt + F4" screeen show this:
NETDEV WATCHDOG: eth0: transmit timed out
eth0: linkup. 100Mps. full-duplex. lpa 0xC5E1


Reported to Engineering

Additional Information

Suggested disabling TSO: ethtool -K eth0 tso off.
Test on a 10 mg hub to see if the symptom goes away.