12 Replies Latest reply on Jan 31, 2017 6:28 PM by Intel Corporation

    I need more details of 82579's link drop issue for trouble confirmation


      I have frequent link down trouble in our customer factory but can't re-produce in our bench.

      The frequent link down port uses the 82579 nic and I found out the below issue.


      kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git - Linux kernel source tree


      It seems the relaxation of link down condition, but can't understand detail work around.

      The modifed registers lost in 82579's specification, So, please share the information.


      * MSE

        what of MSE?  how condition leads link down?

      * original valule

        please share the threshold and counter's original values and meenings.