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    SubjectRe: SiS900: NULL pointer encountered in Rx ring, skipping
    On Tue, Jul 27, 2004 at 12:21:58PM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    > The OOM problem is completely unrelated to the network, therefore no
    > reset should ever be considered for this condition.
    > The driver should properly handle the 'NULL in rx ring' condition as a
    > normal occurence. It should skip to the next available skb in the ring.
    > If no skbs are remain, it should drop the skb.
    > See natsemi.c for additional -- and optional -- OOM handling techniques.
    > Jeff

    I will check this for the sis900 driver.

    Daniele Venzano

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