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SubjectRe: 2.6.0-test3+sk98lin driver with hardware bug make eth unusable
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On Tue, 2003-08-12 at 13:01, Ricardo Galli wrote:
> I've already reported this problem to syskonnect few weeks ago (without
> success as I see).
>
> There is a ASIC bug in several popular motherboards (including ASUS ones)
> related to TX hardware checksum.
>
> For packets smaller that 56 bytes (payload), as UDP dns queries, the asic
> generates a bad checksum making the drivers unusable for "normal" Internet
> usage:
>

<snip>

> The only solution is to comment out
> #define USE_SK_TX_CHECKSUM
> in skge.c
>

Known issue.

Mirko will have a look as soon as he have time.


Cheers,

--
Martin Schlemmer


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