Re: [PATCH] r8169: Enable RX_MULTI_EN for RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_40

From: Michel Dänzer
Date: Tue Jul 15 2014 - 05:57:04 EST

On 15.07.2014 18:29, Hayes Wang wrote:
> Michel Dänzer [mailto:michel@xxxxxxxxxxx]
>> Sent: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 2:42 PM
>> To: Francois Romieu; nic_swsd
>> Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [PATCH] r8169: Enable RX_MULTI_EN for RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_40
>> Without this, the ethernet port on my ASUS A88X Pro mainboard stops
>> working sometimes, with messages like these in dmesg:
>> AMD-Vi: Event logged [IO_PAGE_FAULT device=05:00.0
>> domain=0x001e address=0x0000000000003000 flags=0x0050]
> I search the information about your issue. It seems to be
> relative to the IOMMU. I don't sure if your patch is the root
> cause or a workaround.

It's quite possibly just a workaround; I tried this based on previous
similar commits in this driver.

Earthling Michel Dänzer |
Libre software enthusiast | Mesa and X developer
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