Re: Testing new starfire driver for 2.5

From: Ion Badulescu (
Date: Mon Feb 10 2003 - 16:55:52 EST

On Sun, 9 Feb 2003, Martin J. Bligh wrote:

> I've been using your new starfire driver for a couple of weeks now,
> and it's in 2.5-mjb ... been testing on the 16x NUMA-Q w/16Gb RAM.
> Not only does it work just fine with no problems, all the wierd error
> messages I had before went away ;-)

Good to hear that...

Which version did you end up using: 1.4.0 or 1.3.9?

> Seems cool to me, are you ready to push this to Linus?

Well, 1.3.9 is already in Marcelo's tree. I'll push 1.4.1 -- which is
1.4.0 plus a compile option for enabling/disabling NAPI -- to Linus as
soon as I finish testing with both compile options.


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