Intel DG31PR and RTL8168/8111 issue
pyunyh at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 16:16:59 PST 2007
On Fri, Dec 07, 2007 at 07:49:58AM -0800, Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri wrote:
> Hello Pyun,
> ----- Original Message ----
> > From: Pyun YongHyeon <pyunyh at gmail.com>
> > To: Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri <wearabnet at yahoo.ca>
> > Cc: FreeBSD STABLE <freebsd-stable at freebsd.org>
> > Sent: Friday, December 7, 2007 4:01:42 AM
> > Subject: Re: Intel DG31PR and RTL8168/8111 issue
> > On Thu, Dec 06, 2007 at 11:20:19AM -0800, Abdullah Ibn Hamad
> > Al-Marri
> > [...]
> > >
> > > Shall I issue more commands and send it?
> > >
> > I'd like to know whether multicat filtering really works on your
> > hardware. It would be even better if you can test it on IPv6
> > environments. Just assign an IPv6 address to your re0 and send
> > a ICMPv6 node information DNS name query from other hosts.
> > For exmaple, 'ping6 -w ff02::1%foo0' command will report hostname
> > of host with re0 interface if multicast filtering works(Change
> > foo0 with interface instance of a driver.)
> > --
> > Regards,
> > Pyun YongHyeon
> I wish I could do that, but my ISP doesn't offer IPV6 space.
> Could you please make this patch in HEAD then mergge it to RELENG_7, so users with this nic wont drop FreeBSD 7.0 when it is out because the nic wont work out of box at least for IPV4 users.
Patch committed to HEAD. But I'm not sure how re@ thinks about MFC as
multicast filtering wasn't tested for this revision of RTL8168.
> Again, I appreciate your help, and the great support for the community you offer. :-)
No problem. Thanks for your testing!
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