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Date:	Wed, 4 Apr 2007 20:45:04 +0200
From:	Francois Romieu <romieu@...zoreil.com>
To:	Andi Kleen <andi@...stfloor.org>
Cc:	Aaron Lehmann <aaronl@...elus.com>, Jim Paris <jim@...n.com>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-ide@...r.kernel.org,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Silent corruption with r8169

Andi Kleen <andi@...stfloor.org> :
> Aaron Lehmann <aaronl@...elus.com> writes:
> 
> [adding netdev]
> [meta-comment: I wish people wouldn't use such unnecessarily broad subjects 
> -- how is it the x86-64 port's or AMD's fault when you have broken hardware? 
> Would anybody write "Silent corruption on i386" or "Silent corruption 
> on Intel" or "Silent corruption on Linux"?]

I hope you feel better now that I changed the subject.

Aaron, I see no clear suspect between 2.6.20.1 and current -git
that could explain nor fix a corruption in the r8169 driver.

Can you apply on top of latest 2.6.21-rc5-git the patches available at
http://www.fr.zoreil.com/linux/kernel/2.6.x/2.6.21-rc5/r8169-20070402

000[12]-r8169-foo-bar.patch have been committed a few minutes ago: you
should check if they apply or not.

netconsole appears compiled as a module. Is it used ?

-- 
Ueimor
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