[realtek] Question: Rx Ring Buffers in the rtl8139 module

Donald Becker becker@scyld.com
Fri Aug 30 15:46:03 2002

On Fri, 30 Aug 2002 joerg.beyer@email.de wrote:

> > Perhaps your laptop is slowing down the PCI bus to save power, based on
> > a lack of keyboard activity.  Or perhaps the PCI parameters are set so
> > that PCI bursts do not occur.
> > 
> > If the latter, you are in one of the few situation where the PCI bus
> > settings will have to be tuned.
> are you talking of BIOS parameter? There is _very_ little to tune.
> this is a linux 2.4 system. Is there anything how I can tune the PCI
> bus settings?

30 seconds with google...

(This is going beyond rtl819 driver issues.)

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