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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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