lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Jun]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: NAPI for eepro100
Zhang Fuxin wrote:
> hi,all
> Recently i've converted eepro100 driver to use napi,in order to improve
> network performance of my poor 150M mips machine. It does eliminate
> the interrupt live lock seen before,maintaining a peak throughput under
> heavy load.
> In case anybody are interested,i post the patches to the list. They are
> 3 incremental patchs:
> eepro100-napi.patch is against 2.5.20 eepro100.c and provide basic
> napi support

Nifty, I'll take a look at this.


> eepro100-proc.patch is proc file system support adapted from intel's
> e100 driver. I am using it for debugging.
> eepro100-mips.patch is mips specific patch to make it work(well) for
> my mips
> platform.


Just FWIW I'm not gonna apply these... for the 'proc' patch, that either
needs to be moved to ethtool, or we should make a filesystem for net
drivers that exports procfs-like inodes. for the 'mips' patch, it looks
like the arch maintainer(s) need to fix the PCI DMA support...

Jeff



-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:26    [W:0.059 / U:4.480 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site