[realtek] the rtl8139 didn't write une receive ring.

Felipe W Damasio felipewd at terra.com.br
Fri Jun 17 11:06:18 PDT 2005

 Hi Jerome,

I don't know about what OS you're trying to port the driver to, but
there's a note on the top of the driver:

"This file is not a complete program and may only be used when the
entire operating system is licensed under the GPL."


Felipe Damasio

jerome.barotin wrote:

>Hello everyone,
>I'm in work placement and I'm porting the driver in a
>propryetary OS from the linux driver (2.2 kernel version).
>I've got a problem in the implementation of the receive ring.
>After the reception of few packet (about 16 of 110 byte length
>each), I lost a packet : 
>The chip increment the Buffer read pointer (CAPR). But there
>is nothing  writing in the ring (just some zero). I think is a
>parameter which is not well set for DMA. But I try to change
>the value of DMA burst but it doesn't change the result. 
>Is somebody can give me a way to resolve my problem ?
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