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Date:	Wed, 25 Jul 2012 10:10:08 +0800
From:	hayeswang <>
To:	'David Miller' <>
CC:	<>, <>,
	<>, 'nic_swsd' <>
Subject: RE: [RFC] r8169 : why SG / TX checksum are default disabled

 David Miller [] 
> Sent: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 3:00 PM
> To: Hayeswang
> Cc:;; 
> Subject: Re: [RFC] r8169 : why SG / TX checksum are default disabled
> I still have not seen a good explanation why the chip modifies fields
> in the packet, such as the length, when we ask it only to compute the
> checksum?

I don't know the history and the detail about the bug. I think only our designer
could answer your question. I guess it is a careless mistake.
Best Regards,

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