[Hardy-LUM] SRU: e1000e-ich9m: no wired ethernet adapter Intel 82567LM Dell E6500 @ ubuntu 8.04
stefan.bader at canonical.com
Mon Aug 17 15:19:33 UTC 2009
Colin Ian King wrote:
> Hi Stefan,
> Any reason why the following #defines should not be added into
> e1000e-ich9m/hw.h rather than in e1000e-ich9m/netdev.c?
> #define E1000_DEV_ID_ICH10_D_BM_LM 0x10DE
> #define E1000_DEV_ID_ICH10_D_BM_LF 0x10DF
> On Mon, 2009-08-17 at 16:52 +0200, Stefan Bader wrote:
>> SRU Justification:
>> Impact: Some Intel network cards cannot be used as the IDs are missing from the
>> e1000e driver.
>> Fix: The patch has been backported from Intrepid and adds the missing IDs to
>> the driver.
>> Testcase: Boot to Hardy when 82567LM card is present. It is detected with the
>> updated driver, otherwise not.
Maybe to limit the impact. Probably Tim can answer this as he did the original
SAUCE patch. I just picked the Intrepid version since that is closest to Hardy.
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