svn commit: r208995 - stable/7/sys/dev/bge

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at
Fri Jul 2 10:23:07 UTC 2010

On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:52 PM, Pyun YongHyeon <pyunyh at> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 10:13:45AM -0400, Ken Smith wrote:
>> On Tue, 2010-06-29 at 09:48 +0200, Anders Nordby wrote:
>> > Is it possible to get this fix into FreeBSD 7.3-RELEASE?
>> We typically rely on developers to decide if fixes might warrant
>> consideration as an Errata Notice and send email to re@ suggesting
>> it.  It's hard for us to judge on our own - factors include things
>> like the individual developers' confidence level in the fix, etc.
> Even though I didn't receive positive feedback from jumbo frame
> users I'm pretty sure the change set will fix regression introduced
> in r199011. As you might know, the bug was not detected for a very
> long time(about 6 months) so I think it's better to wait 2 or 3
> weeks to get more confidence on the patch.

If you have jumbo packet functional tests, I'll gladly run it on some
r200 machines we have in the lab with bge(4) cards sometime in the
next couple of weeks. If not, I'll have to produce the tests which
will take longer. I'll see whether or not some of the test code in
addresses this.

>> If someone(s) were to send mail to re@ suggesting this be an
>> Errata Notice given your description here we would definitely
>> consider it seriously.  As far as the general process goes that's
>> the first step.


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