Re: [PATCH] r8169: Reduce looping in the interrupt handler.

From: Eric W. Biederman
Date: Thu Aug 27 2009 - 01:39:17 EST

Francois Romieu <romieu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> [...]
>> Right now I really don't have much more test bandwidth. So I tried
>> for something simple that would address my problem without
>> fundamentally changing the already tested logic.
> Fair enough.
> [...]
>> Perhaps we should unconditionally ack everything after changing the
>> interrupt mask ? If that would prevent races it sounds like a simple
>> fix.
> I should be able to implement something right this evening, please hold on.

Sounds good.

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