Re: Linux-2.0.32..

Jes Degn Soerensen (
17 Nov 1997 10:02:43 +0100

>>>>> "Linus" == Linus Torvalds <> writes:

Linus> There may well still be some problems hiding somewhere, but I
Linus> suspect many people will be happier with an official 2.0.x
Linus> release that fixes both the Pentium bug and the network
Linus> fragment bug even if there are small details with the Pentium
Linus> bug that may need looking into. For an ISP, strange corner-case
Linus> behaviour (if there is any) is still a lot better than a dead
Linus> machine.

Hmmm while we've been confused with the Pentium bug I forgot to
mention something - dunno if other people said so before.

I just checked 2.0.32-pre6 and I noticed that it still has the old
v0.34 driver for the EEPro100 boards. With this driver we are not even
able to install our boxes here since the boards hang when you `cold
start' on them. Could you please update it to the v0.36 driver which
is known to fix this problem (and which indeed solves our startup