Re: [PATCH -rt DO NOT APPLY] Fix for tg3 networking lockup

From: Michael Chan
Date: Thu Aug 03 2006 - 14:33:03 EST

On Thu, 2006-08-03 at 20:00 +1000, Herbert Xu wrote:
> Theodore Tso <tytso@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I'm sending this on mostly because it was a bit of a pain to track down,
> > and hopefully it will save time if anyone else hits this while playing
> > with the -rt kernel. It is NOT the right way to fix things, so please
> > don't even think of applying this patch (unless you need it, in your own
> > local tree :-).
> >
> > One of these days when we have time to breath we'll look into fixing
> > this the right way, if someone doesn't beat us to it first. :-)
Ted, what tg3 hardware is having this timer related problem? Can you
send me the tg3 probing output?

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