Re: [2.6.0-test10(-mm1)] 8139too vs. 8139cp

From: Jeff Garzik
Date: Wed Dec 03 2003 - 14:27:01 EST

On Wed, Dec 03, 2003 at 07:48:14PM +0100, Andreas Happe wrote:
> Hardware in question: HP compaq nx7000 (8139c+ network card), using ACPI
> With the 8139too driver everything works smooth except a "please use
> 8139too for increased performance and stability" message on bootup.
> At first 8139cp works fine, but the machine freezes after 1-2h without
> any accessable oops (I'm running X, there was nothing in the logfiles).
> This happened while audio or video playback (i dunno if it's related,
> eth0, radeon, uhci-hcd, and intel chipset use the same interrupt).

Please try -test11, it should have a fix in 8139cp for this...


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