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From: Joel Metelius <>
To: Daniel.Dorau@alumni.TU-Berlin.DE
Subject: Re: Inspiron 8000 makes high pitch noise only with 2.6.0-test1
Date: 15 Jul 2003 10:45:21 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4299.>

try turning off 


it help me and others, but it had nothing to do with ethernet drivers...


On Tue, 2003-07-15 at 09:39, Daniel.Dorau@alumni.TU-Berlin.DE wrote:
> Hi there,
> yesterday I tried the 2.6.0-test1 kernel for the first time.
> Installation went flawlessly. However I noticed a high pitch
> noise from my notebook everytime after the ethernet driver
> was loaded, no matter which one (eepro100 or e100).
> It is exactly the noise that my notebook only did with 2.4
> when _actually_ transmitting data on IRDA.
> I have no clue whatsoever how the same noise is being triggered
> by the 2.6 kernel. Disabling IRDA (kernel+BIOS) didn't help.
> Since that noise is somewhat nerving, I would be very happy
> if someone has an idea how to fix that.
> This noise does definitely not appear on 2.4 kernel except when
> IRDA is active. On 2.6 I can hear it all the time one the
> ethernet driver is loaded. It is only interrupted by heavy disc
> activity.
> Does anybody has an idea?
> Please CC me on reply.
> Thank you
> Daniel
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  reply	other threads:[~2003-07-15  8:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-15  7:39 Inspiron 8000 makes high pitch noise only with 2.6.0-test1 Daniel.Dorau
2003-07-15  8:45 ` Joel Metelius [this message]
2003-07-15 10:28   ` Daniel.Dorau
2003-07-15 10:58     ` Joel Metelius

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