Applied: [raring][PATCH] UBUNTU: SAUCE: add eeprom_bad_csum_allow module parameter
Chris J Arges
chris.j.arges at canonical.com
Wed Dec 12 16:48:41 UTC 2012
On 12/12/2012 10:47 AM, Leann Ogasawara wrote:
> Applied to Raring master-next. Also, I tweaked the BugLink to point to
Thanks, I thought I --amended and fixed that.
> On 12/11/2012 01:45 PM, Chris J Arges wrote:
>> BugLink: http://bugs.ubuntu.com/bugs/1070182
>> This patch adds the eeprom_bad_csum_allow module parameter for the
>> e1000 and e1000e drivers. This allows users of affected hardware
>> to bypass EEPROM/NVM checksum validation.
>> Based on a patch by Ben Collins <bcollins at ubuntu.com>
>> This parameter was already present in the e100 driver already, this
>> SAUCE patch just adds this functionality for the e1000 and e1000e
>> drivers. This fixes cases where NVM checksum validation fails, yet the
>> hardware still functions correctly if we skip this. This patch has
>> already been verified in the bug.
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