I have a 1240AP and I am getting the message that the Ethernet port failed to initialized is this a hardware failure or is there a setting that needs to be changed?.
Xmodem file system is available.
flashfs: 147 files, 7 directories
flashfs: 0 orphaned files, 0 orphaned directories
flashfs: Total bytes: 15998976
flashfs: Bytes used: 5479936
flashfs: Bytes available: 10519040
flashfs: flashfs fsck took 27 seconds.
Base ethernet MAC Address: 00:23:5e:03:fa:ba
Initializing ethernet port 0...
Reset ethernet port 0...
auto-negotiation takes 10000 milli-seconds to complete
ERROR: timeout waiting for auto-negotiation to complete
ERROR: fail to bring ethernet link up
The system has been encountered an error initializing
ethernet port. You may need to check hardware
The system is ignoring the error and continuing boot.
If you interrupt the system boot process, the following
commands will reinitialize ethernet, tftp, and finish
loading the operating system software: