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SubjectRe: [PATCH v6] net: add Faraday FTMAC100 10/100 Ethernet driver
Hi Eric,

On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 1:45 PM, Eric Dumazet <> wrote:
> Le mardi 01 mars 2011 à 13:20 +0800, Po-Yu Chuang a écrit :
>> That means, since every rx buffer is large enough, it is impossible to
>> get a multi-segment packets.
>> So I simplified ftmac100_rx_packet().
> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <>

Ah, I just want to submit a v7.
Could you resign again later, please? :-)

> I am only wondering then if not using fragments would be faster then
> (eventually doing copybreaks for small frames like tg3)

Although not many circumstances are tested.
iperf shows that it is a little faster to use fragments than memcpy, so...

> But if you plan to get new hw soon, you have the infrastructure...

best regards,
Po-Yu Chuang
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