call for bge(4) testers

Pyun YongHyeon pyunyh at
Tue Aug 22 07:32:46 UTC 2006

On Tue, Aug 22, 2006 at 09:13:10AM +0200, Michael Reifenberger wrote:
 > On Tue, 22 Aug 2006, Pyun YongHyeon wrote:
 > >After fixing em(4) watchdog bug, I looked over bge(4) and I think
 > >bge(4) may suffer from the same issue. So if you have seen occasional
 > >watchdog timeout errors on bge(4) please give the attached patch a try.
 > Could this affect vge(4) too?
 > I see occasionally:
 > ...
 > vge0: watchdog timeout
 > vge0: link state changed to DOWN
 > vge0: link state changed to UP
 > ...

I'm not familiar with vge(4) and don't have hardwares supported by
vge(4). Because vge(4) supports a kind of interrupt moderation, there
is a possiblity to have the same issue seen on em(4).
If you want my blind patch I can send a patch for you.

Pyun YongHyeon

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