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Re: nfe working ok?

On Sat, Feb 09, 2008 at 01:05:49PM +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm running 4.0_STABLE on a dual-core athlon system with an integrated
> nfe Ethernet interface.  I think the nfe driver still has some problems.
> For example, when this machine acts as an NFS server and a client is
> writing data to a file, my mouse pointer no longer moves smoothly, and
> keyboard starts losing data.  System load is not high, only 20% or so.

Haven't exactly seen that.
> When I try to stream video out of this system, the playback pauses every
> few seconds.

I have seen stuff sort of like that.

> dmesg output attached.
> Is nfe working properly on other systems?

On an old amd64 4.99.31, it works very poorly while torrenting,
but okay for my other workloads.  A S754 nforce4-4x board.
> I'll try using rtk interface for a while and see if that changes anything.

Yeah, I should get a PCI-E wm(4) eventually. Or maybe
figure out how to make nfe(4) better.

        Jonathan Kollasch

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