[PATCH] staging: octeon: Drop on uncorrectable alignment or FCS error

Greg Kroah-Hartman gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Fri Oct 9 09:40:33 UTC 2020


On Fri, Oct 09, 2020 at 11:34:47AM +0200, Alexander Sverdlin wrote:
> Hello Greg,
> 
> On 10/01/2020 13:48, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> > On Wed, Jan 08, 2020 at 05:10:42PM +0100, Alexander X Sverdlin wrote:
> >> From: Alexander Sverdlin <alexander.sverdlin at nokia.com>
> >>
> >> Currently in case of alignment or FCS error if the packet cannot be
> >> corrected it's still not dropped. Report the error properly and drop the
> >> packet while making the code around a little bit more readable.
> >>
> >> Fixes: 80ff0fd3ab ("Staging: Add octeon-ethernet driver files.")
> >> Signed-off-by: Alexander Sverdlin <alexander.sverdlin at nokia.com>
> >> ---
> >>  drivers/staging/octeon/ethernet-rx.c | 18 +++++++++---------
> >>  1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)
> > 
> > This driver is now deleted from the tree, sorry.
> 
> Now that the driver is restored, would you please consider this patch again?

Feel free to submit it again if you feel it is still needed.

thanks,

greg k-h


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