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SubjectRe: 2.3.51 tulip broken
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In article <linux.kernel.Pine.LNX.3.96.1000317022843.21871C-100000@mandrakesoft.mandrakesoft.com>,
Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@mandrakesoft.mandrakesoft.com> wrote:
>It does not mean that at all. Look at current acenic or rrunner
>drivers for example. It is ENTIRELY possible to create a 2.3 driver
>which is fully backwards compatible with 2.0 and 2.2.

You provoked my curiousity and I tried to build the acenic driver
from 2.3.51 on 2.0.28+logo. ``fully backwards compatable'' is not
really the phrase that came to mind when the 10,000 error messages
went scrolling on by.

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david parsons \bi/ And they were very impressive error messages, too.
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