[tulip] Unanswered, unacknowledged post

Donald Becker becker@scyld.com
Sat Feb 9 22:50:02 2002

On Fri, 8 Feb 2002, Concerned Citizen wrote:

> The guy is "Moti Haimovsky" <motih@cisco.com>
> and he pointed out how the tulip chip and driver could get into a
> receiver suspended state.
> I think when the chip designer has something to say, that we should all
> listen.  And then at least comment on his input.
> I can see no evidence that his comment was refuted, digested or
> understood by the primary maintainer of this code.

The code he quoted was one of the changes Jeff Garzik made.  I didn't
see it as applying to the original version of the driver.

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