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Re: r8169: panic on 2.6.11

To: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: r8169: panic on 2.6.11
From: Francois Romieu <romieu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 4 Mar 2005 22:50:44 +0100
Cc: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@xxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
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Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx> :
[...]
> Any idea what this BUG actually means?  Since it's in skb_over_panic(), 
> a function designed to do nothing but BUG(), that doesn't tell us a 
> whole lot about the callsite.

I have been reported that the driver is not protected against oversized
frames since 2.6.10 at least... I've just got an instant reboot on the
sparc box while testing it :o/

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Ueimor

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