Why device sk (PCI Gigabit Ethernet) cannot use polling?
delphij at gmail.com
Fri Nov 18 08:13:43 GMT 2005
On 11/18/05, Rob <spamrefuse at yahoo.com> wrote:
> The sk device has no polling support,
> neither in 5 nor in 6.
> Is there a particular reason (maybe
> because it's a Gigabit device) ?
> Or is polling not supported because it
> simply has not yet been coded? If so, would
> it be straightforward to add the code?
That would not be very hard if you own some hardware, so if you have
the hardware, give it a try! :-)
BTW. Since glebius@ has some recent work on polling(4), you may want
to ask him for some in-depth advises.
Xin LI <delphij at delphij.net> http://www.delphij.net
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