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Re: [update] 2.6.2-rc1 - Realtek 8169 patches

To: Francois Romieu <romieu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [update] 2.6.2-rc1 - Realtek 8169 patches
From: Srihari Vijayaraghavan <harisri@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2004 13:06:58 +1100
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Hello Romieu,

On Saturday 24 January 2004 21:16, you wrote:
> > I have applied your patches (all of them) and the kernel oops when I ping
> > to that machine from a remote machine :-(.
>
> Ok, can you publish/send me offlist an objdump -S of your r8169 module +
> r8169.c source ?

Please read my comments below and tell me if you still want the objdump?

> > I will try to track down which one of your patch introduces the
> > regression.
>
> Thanks, a binary search can be done in 5~6 different rounds.

Oh yes, been there done that :-). The r8169-addr-high.patch introduces the 
regression. The good news is that the previous 13 patches do not introduce 
any issues, and the kernel is stable with them.

Thanks
Hari


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