ACK: [SRU] [Bionic] [PATCH 0/3] Fix for r8169 connection issue

Anthony Wong anthony.wong at canonical.com
Thu Aug 30 09:53:49 UTC 2018


On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 12:36:35PM +0800, Kai-Heng Feng wrote:
> BugLink: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1779817
> 
> [Impact]
> r8169 failed to establish connection after the fix for LP: #1752772
> landed.
> 
> [Fix]
> Accepts BIOS WoL settings again, and disables MSI-X for certain chip
> revisions.
> 
> [Test]
> Users confirmed the fix worked for them.
> 
> [Regression Potential]
> Low. This brings back the old behavior for both WoL and MSI.
> 
> Heiner Kallweit (2):
>   r8169: restore previous behavior to accept BIOS WoL settings
>   r8169: don't use MSI-X on RTL8168g
> 
> Jian-Hong Pan (1):
>   r8169: don't use MSI-X on RTL8106e
> 
>  drivers/net/ethernet/realtek/r8169.c | 15 +++++++++++----
>  1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

Acked-by: Anthony Wong <anthony.wong at canonical.com>




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