[Precise][PATCH 0/5] e1000e fixes for Intel 82579LM

Rafael David Tinoco (Inaddy) inaddy at ubuntu.com
Tue Mar 31 02:50:27 UTC 2015

From: Rafael David Tinoco <inaddy at ubuntu.com>

BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1425333

SRU Justification:

Impact: e1000e driver can lockup in machine HP Z210.
Fix: All the patches were taken from upstream.
Testcase: To use an HP Z210 machine and wait certain conditions.

Observations: Several fixes cherry-picked from upstream for fixing 
problems with Intel 82579LM (reported for HP Z210 machines).


commit 77e61146c67765deae45faa7db088c64a9fbca00
Author: David Ertman
Date: Tue Apr 22 05:25:53 2014 +0000

    e1000e: Workaround for dropped packets in Gig/100 speeds on 82579

commit 36ceeb43cecaf98a488b94bb318a1f3dd5a87033
Author: Bruce Allan
Date: Tue Mar 20 03:47:47 2012 +0000

    e1000e: 82579 packet drop workaround

commit 92fe173391b3e0d0a7212fa8b9d72c8d61f31c26
Author: Bruce Allan
Date: Thu Apr 12 06:27:03 2012 +0000

    e1000e: issues in Sx on 82577/8/9

commit 90b82984a4ce689d7b1d7132e50bc61ac6f8b74f
Author: Bruce Allan
Date: Fri Dec 16 00:46:33 2011 +0000

    e1000e: update workaround for 82579 intermittently disabled during S0->Sx

commit 4d24136c8ea03ecfdb6b8256571da8b520b92d8b
Author: Bruce Allan
Date: Fri Dec 16 00:46:06 2011 +0000

    e1000e: 82579: workaround for link drop issue

Signed-off-by: Rafael David Tinoco (Inaddy) <inaddy at ubuntu.com>

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