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From: Thomas Winischhofer <thomas@winischhofer.net>
To: lkml <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Cc: Rene Engelhard <rene@rene-engelhard.de>
Subject: Re: 2.6.0-test11: MII broken?
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2003 16:34:14 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <3FC61976.7090706@winischhofer.net> (raw)


Rene,

this is a known bug in mii-tool, at least in Debian's version.

mii-tool uses old ioctl numbers which were kept in 2.4 (for 
compatibility issues?) but were removed in 2.6.

The solution is to get the source code, patch mii.h to the correct 
values for the SIG... "#define"s (which are found in 
/usr/src/linux/include somewhere, do a grep), and to recompile.

Thomas

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Thomas Winischhofer
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             reply	other threads:[~2003-11-27 15:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-11-27 15:34 Thomas Winischhofer [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2003-11-27 12:42 Rene Engelhard
2003-11-27 19:57 ` Zwane Mwaikambo

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