Subject: Re: CVS commit: syssrc
To: Frank van der Linden <email@example.com>
From: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/17/1999 09:54:59
On Wed, 17 Nov 1999 10:25:44 +0100
Frank van der Linden <email@example.com> wrote:
> The MII code in the ex driver was different, because only this way would
> it avoid what looks like subtle timing problems on some 905B cards. This
> change may have broken some cards.
> Are there any people out there who can confirm or deny that this works
> with their card? Since it seems more or less a step back to older code,
> I suspect it won't work.
I've just committed a common MII bitbang module which has been checked
and double-checked, and have converted the "ex" driver to use it. I
will confirm with a 3c905B later today (I'm using a 3c575-TX right now).
ex0 at cardbus0 dev 0 function 0: 3Com 3c575-TX Ethernet
ex0: interrupting at 11
ex0: MAC address 00:60:08:03:6e:ad
tqphy0 at ex0 phy 0: 78Q2120 10/100 media interface, rev. 3
tqphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, auto
ex0: supplying EUI64: 00:60:08:ff:fe:03:6e:ad
ex0: starting DAD for fe80:0009::0260:08ff:fe03:6ead
ex0: DAD complete for fe80:0009::0260:08ff:fe03:6ead - no duplicates found
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>