Re: via rhine bug? (timeouts and resets)

From: Henrik Persson (
Date: Tue Feb 11 2003 - 11:51:09 EST

On Tue, 11 Feb 2003 16:44:49 +0100
Roger Luethi <> wrote:

RL> The patch attached below will definitely solve some of the problems
RL> you're seeing (e.g. "excessive collisions" on a switch). Feedback
RL> welcome. As I've explained in previous postings, the current event
RL> handling is pretty broken.
RL> I have nailed down a number of problems even this patch doesn't fix,
RL> but it's kinda hard to build from there, since testing feedback has
RL> been basically zero. Pretty amazing considering how common Rhine
RL> hardware is. I guess I should write code for NUMA or ia64 instead,
RL> _they_ have testers <g>.

Well.. It didn't solve my problems.. Still the same errors.. :/

Everyone I know who have a rhineII-card does have the same problem.. I can
be your personal tester, just make my card work, pleeeeeease? :PP

RL> You shouldn't need to force full duplex, btw.

Nah, that was "just in case".. ;)

Henrik Persson
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