Re: [PATCH net v2] r8169:Remove unnecessary phy reset for pcie nic when setting link spped.
From: David Miller
Date: Sun Mar 13 2016 - 22:33:20 EST
From: Chunhao Lin <hau@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:21:14 +0800
> For pcie nic, after setting link speed and there is no link driver does not need
> to do phy reset until link up.
> For some pcie nics, to do this will also reset phy speed down counter and prevent
> phy from auto speed down.
> This patch fix the issue reported in following link.
> Signed-off-by: Chunhao Lin <hau@xxxxxxxxxxx>