Subject: Re: awi patch against 1.7
To: Bill Sommerfeld <email@example.com>
From: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/08/1999 21:56:50
Bill Sommerfeld <email@example.com> writes:
> from the feedback i'm getting from all over, it's clear that the main
> current bug is that the whole "copy descriptor chain to mbuf chain"
> code in the driver needs to be completely rewritten as it can get
> stuck in infinite loops.
> i'm about to start doing this now..
I borrowed one of them, and I think there is a situation where the
receive logic can get a few packets behind. For instance, if I ping
-i 0.1 a local host, I can type this message, although with lag. If I
stop the ping, the TCP stream seems to hang. Start the ping again,
and it once again works...