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Date:	Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:23:05 +0100
From:	Mark Einon <>
To:	Stephen Hemminger <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 8/8] staging: et131x: Implement NAPI support

On Wed, Aug 20, 2014 at 08:25:01PM -0700, Stephen Hemminger wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:17:58 +0100
> Mark Einon <> wrote:
> >  
> > +	if (budget > MAX_PACKETS_HANDLED)
> > +		limit = MAX_PACKETS_HANDLED;
> Why this artificial restriction?

Hi Stephen, thanks for the review.

It's a restriction that was in the original driver code, and I'm being
cautious. I don't have much documentation for the device, and I haven't
yet figured a way to test the limit so I can play with removing it. If
you have any suggestions on how to do that, I'd be happy to hear them.


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