Re: [PATCH] r8169 fix regression on ASUS motherboards (updated)

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Mark Lord wrote:
Mark Lord wrote:
Francois Romieu wrote:
I am not convinced, the broken ones include some RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_12
too, namely XID = 0x38000000.

Here is the updated patch for both VER_11 and VER_12.
Let's get this in, as the driver has been broken for weeks now.

* * * *

Fix r8169 regression on ASUS motherboards.

Second attempt.  This one fixes both VER_11 and VER_12 MACs.

The r8169 ethernet driver worked fine in 2.6.23, but fails
in 2.6.24-rc* for the onboard ethernet of ASUS P5B series motherboards.
This patch fixes it again.

Signed-off-by: Mark Lord <[email protected]>

--- broken/drivers/net/r8169.c    2007-11-03 16:24:16.000000000 -0400
+++ linux/drivers/net/r8169.c    2007-11-07 17:22:59.000000000 -0500
@@ -1326,6 +1326,7 @@
    case RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_11:
    case RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_12:
+        break;
    case RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_17:

I've now received a couple of private emails from people reporting
full success with this patch.

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