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    SubjectRe: r8169 regression in vs
    Pascal Terjan wrote:
    > Since updating to, networking no longer works on Acer Aspire
    > One.
    > PCI config is now always filled with ones.
    > Reverting "r8169: avoid thrashing PCI conf space above
    > RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_06" makes it work again.
    > The device is 10ec:8136

    Ok, that's obviously not good. I checked the Realtek driver for
    8101E (version r8101-1.009.00) and while it doesn't do any
    8-bit writes to register 0x82 it does perform 32-bit writes to
    register 0x80 (EPHYAR) to communicate with the PHY. I have no
    idea what that 8-bit write does except it breaks the chipset in
    my LG P300...

    How does the kernel identify your chipset upon driver load?
    (grep for XID)

    Marcus Sundberg <> | Firewalls with SIP & NAT
    Software Developer, Ingate Systems AB |

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