Kernel is 2.4.0.
8139too is version 0.9.14
With no modifications to source
"modprobe 8139too" locks my computer completely. Reboot needed.
Temp fix that stopped the crash while loading the module
Enabled PIO instead of MMIO mode.
#define CONFIG_8139TOO_PIO 1
The HW is pretty old. (Pentium 75)
output from /usr/bin/lspci:
00:00.0 Class 0406: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 85C501/2 (rev 39)
00:01.0 Non-VGA unclassified device: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 85C503/5513
00:0d.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8139 (rev 10)
00:0f.0 Unknown mass storage controller: Promise Technology, Inc. 20262 (rev 01)
00:11.0 Ethernet controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT86C100A [Rhine 10/100] (rev 06)
00:13.0 IDE interface: Quantum Designs (H.K.) Ltd QD-8580 (rev 01)
I suspect my SiS chipset causes this problem.
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