[arch-general] e1000e kernel massive packet loss

Thomas Bächler thomas at archlinux.org
Fri Jul 10 18:09:08 EDT 2009

Caleb Cushing schrieb:
> in addition to my resolv.conf issues. I notice a severe packet loss
> 20-30% between me an my local router. downgrading to the
> kernel seems to fix it. anyone aware of driver problems with the
> e1000e driver in that kernel?

The only upstream change between 2.6.30 and I could see are:

Andy Gospodarek (1):
       e1000e: stop unnecessary polling when using msi-x

You can try booting with the nomsi kernel option. If that helps (and if 
it doesn't), can you please open an upstream bug report?

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