[CentOS] 8139 dropping packets

Sat Oct 27 23:59:10 UTC 2012
Jerry Geis <geisj at pagestation.com>

> This probably won't be helpful, but whenever someone inquires about
> trouble with a Realtek network chipset someone ALWAYS responds that
> Realtek network hardware is junk and that you should replace it
> with something good, such as an intel e100 or e1000 or some such.
> Me, I've never had trouble with a realtek card, myself.
Fred - thanks - but not an option in this case. Its built in and no 
slots available.