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SubjectRe: e1000 82571 Packet Splitting
this should be on netdev.

On 11/22/05, Jeff V. Merkey <> wrote:
> I have noted that the e1000 driver is now supporting DMA splitting of
> the packet header and payload into separate pages. I also noticed
> that none of the config options enable it. Is anyone using this feature
> at present and has it even been tested on Linux?

The 6.2.15 driver off will enable it
by default. We've gone through our release approval, which includes
quite a bit of testing.
If the patches posted recently don't include that support, I missed
something :-)

This is only on the 82571 and greater hardware that packet split is
supported, BTW.
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