Re: Linux-2.1.112 & 3c509.c

David S. Miller (
Wed, 29 Jul 1998 23:29:04 -0700

Date: Wed, 29 Jul 1998 23:39:27 -0500
From: Terry L Ridder <>

I have noticed that someone has patched the drivers/net/3c509.c
file and there is no indication as to who or why.

Would anyone be able to provide any insight into the changes to

I would like to know before I go in and take the changes out.

The only changes made in 2.1.112 were to bump byte counters in the
per-netdevice statistics structure. This it a totally harmless
change, what made you desire to remove it?

David S. Miller

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at