Re: Linux 2.6.21

From: Francois Romieu
Date: Thu Apr 26 2007 - 15:48:18 EST

Jeff Garzik <jeff@xxxxxxxxxx> :
> Francois Romieu wrote:
> >Pointer for the rtl8139 regression please ?
> I'm guessing it's this one:
> > Subject : boot failure: rtl8139: exception in interrupt routine
> > References :
> > Submitter : Stephen Clark <Stephen.Clark@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > Status : unknown
> The poster says rtl8139, but doesn't provide more info. His lspci says
> "RTL8169SC", which sounds more like r8169 to me.

Yes, thanks.

The r8169 driver has been added a few bugfixes between 2.6.21-rc5 and now.
Some are related to latent, timing changes induced bugs.

Stephen, would you mind testing 2.6.21 and open a PR at
if the bug does not go away ?

Bugzilla e-mails end directly in my mailbox. l-k traffic can be temporarily
unnoticed (especially on saturday night).


Anybody got a battery for my Ultra 10 ?
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