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RE: [PATCH 2.6.11.6-bk2] e100: Use EEPROM config for Auto MDI/MDI-X

To: "Eran Mann" <emann@xxxxxxx>, "Jeff Garzik" <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: [PATCH 2.6.11.6-bk2] e100: Use EEPROM config for Auto MDI/MDI-X
From: "Venkatesan, Ganesh" <ganesh.venkatesan@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 08:39:28 -0800
Cc: "Netdev" <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "Linux Kernel" <linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "Linux NICS" <linuxnics@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Eran:

Good catch. We will include this patch in the next release of our
driver.

Thanks,
Ganesh.

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Eran Mann [mailto:emann@xxxxxxx]
>Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 5:42 AM
>To: Jeff Garzik
>Cc: Netdev; Linux Kernel; Linux NICS; Venkatesan, Ganesh
>Subject: [PATCH 2.6.11.6-bk2] e100: Use EEPROM config for Auto
MDI/MDI-X
>
>Current e100.c doesn't follow the EEPROM configuration regarding Auto
>MDI/MDI-X switching, instead it is enabled unconditionally for the
>relevant chips.
>This is especially bad since according to Intel's errata this feature
is
>no-longer supported.
>
>Signed-off-by: Eran Mann <emann@xxxxxxx>


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