Subject: Re: gem (ERI/GEM/GMAC Ethernet device driver) has problems on macppc
To: Chris Tribo <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/18/2005 14:07:53
Chris Tribo wrote:
> There was a change checked into the broadcom bge driver to add  support
> for vlan sized frames a few weeks ago, this may have broken  gem as that
> is also a broadcom 57xx chip IIRC. Are there any tagged  vlan frames
> being seen by this nic?

You recall incorrecly.  The gem driver is completely unrelated to the bge driver.

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