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Re: [patch] forcedeth: add support for interrupt mitigation

To: Manfred Spraul <manfred@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [patch] forcedeth: add support for interrupt mitigation
From: Francois Romieu <romieu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2005 22:29:08 +0200
Cc: Netdev <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>, Ayaz Abdulla <AAbdulla@xxxxxxxxxx>
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Manfred Spraul <manfred@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> :
> The current forcedeth driver doesn't support interrupt mitigation, this 
> can result in an incredible number of interrupts/sec for gigabit links. 
> The attached patch adds a throughput mode that enables an interrupt 
> mitigation scheme.

Naïve question: what about the NAPI way ?

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