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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.4.20-pre sundance.c update
    Jason Lunz wrote:
    > On Thu, Sep 19, 2002 at 12:25AM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    >
    >>It still has several flaws that were pointed out, but this is the base
    >>from which I would like testing and patching to proceed. (also
    >>hopefully the flaws are minor in terms of general operation)
    >
    >
    > what's the point of moving rx handling into rx_poll then running it in a
    > tasklet? I've tested an older variant of that scheme from D-Link and it
    > doesn't perform as well as my patch. It looks to me like an attempt to
    > keep this version synced with the NAPI version of the driver, but it
    > doesn't actually work very well.

    This is a merge and test point. The whole interrupt handler path is
    getting updated after this. (but thanks for the feedback, it is noted)


    > The functional part of my patch was just taking the tx handling from
    > d-link's driver and ditching the rx part. That and merging in the
    > cleanups from Becker's driver; most notably ignoring the broken
    > IntrRxDone bit.


    Maybe you could show me that in broken-out patches :)

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