[arch-general] [signoff] kernel26-2.6.38-1

Richard Schütz r.schtz at t-online.de
Sat Mar 19 09:21:46 EDT 2011

Am 19.03.2011 09:04, schrieb Jeff Cook:
> On Sat, Mar 19, 2011 at 12:57 AM, Jeff Cook<jeff at deserettechnology.com>  wrote:
>>> Hi guys,
>>> please signoff 2.6.38 series for both arches.
>> Having issues here with ath9k, much slower than it was with 2.6.37.
>> Found this bug re: Ubuntu on Launchpad, haven't checked the kernel
>> tracker: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/735171
> Looks like I'm also getting bit by this on another machine that uses
> ath5k. Watching wireshark on two machines, almost all packets sent to
> the ath5k card never make it with 2.6.38. I also tested with a
> compat-wireless tarball from 2011-03-18 with the same results.
> Reverting to 2.6.37 makes the issue go away. Definitely seems like an
> unsafe upgrade at least for Atheros users.

I can confirm that. When running 2.6.38 my downstream with ath9k is 
about 13 times slower compared to

Richard Schütz

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