Bad VPD checksum
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Sun Nov 11 16:05:44 PST 2007
On Mon, 12 Nov 2007, Doug Barton wrote:
> I've been getting these in HEAD for a long time now, never found the
> time to follow up though:
> pci0:9:0:0: bad VPD cksum, remain 14
> Happy to help with debugging efforts.
I think this is a non-issue.
PCI Vital Product Data is stored on an EEPROM and if the card creator is
too lazy/cheap to either install one, or program it you get VPD
I don't think it is bge specific because you're supposed to be able to
read VPD in a generic fashion.
(I am no PCI expert so please correct me if wrong)
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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