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SubjectRe: e1000: "fix" it on thinkpad x60 / eeprom checksum read fails
Theodore Tso wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 21, 2006 at 06:41:05AM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
>>> It's completely not acceptable to run when the EEPROM checksum fails - you
>>> might even be running with the wrong MAC address, or worse. Lets fix this the
>>> right way instead.
>> A printk which helps the user to understand all this saga would be very nice.
>> -
>
> And if someone who understands all of these details could put a note
> in the thinkwiki (say, here:
> http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Ethernet_Controllers#Intel_Gigabit_.2810.2F100.2F1000.29)
> it would be greatly appreciated.
>

why don't I do that :)


Andrew: I'm contemplating that printk...


Cheers,

Auke
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