"Expensive timeout(9) function..."

Mike Silbersack silby at silby.com
Tue Apr 1 07:57:41 PST 2003

On Tue, 1 Apr 2003, Yar Tikhiy wrote:

> Thanks for your explanation!
> I hope this little thread will draw the attention of the
> responsible or interested parties to the warnings ;-)
> --
> Yar

The _tick routines are not easy to fix, FWIW.  MII access functions are
quite time consuming almost any way you look at it.

Well, actually, I figured out a way to make them much faster, but it's
been a few months since I looked at that patch, I guess I should pull it
back up and post it somewhere...

Mike "Silby" Silbersack

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