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SubjectRe: [PATCH V2] r8152: add Linksys USB3GIGV1 id
On Wed, Sep 27, 2017 at 12:15 AM, Oliver Neukum <oneukum@suse.com> wrote:
> Am Dienstag, den 26.09.2017, 08:19 -0700 schrieb Doug Anderson:
>>
>> I know that for at least some of the adapters in the CDC Ethernet
>> blacklist it was claimed that the CDC Ethernet support in the adapter
>> was kinda broken anyway so the blacklist made sense. ...but for the
>> Linksys Gigabit adapter the CDC Ethernet driver seems to work OK, it's
>> just not quite as full featured / efficient as the R8152 driver.
>>
>> Is that not a concern? I guess you could tell people in this
>> situation that they simply need to enable the R8152 driver to get
>> continued support for their Ethernet adapter?
>
> Hi,
>
> yes, it is a valid concern. An #ifdef will be needed.

Good idea - I will post V3 shortly.

I'm assuming you mean to add #ifdef CONFIG_USB_RTL8152 around the
blacklist entry in cdc_ether driver.

cheers,
grant

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