Commit 0bec3b70 authored by Florian Westphal's avatar Florian Westphal Committed by David S. Miller
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r8169: add support for xmit_more

Delay update of hw tail descriptor if we know that another skb is going
to be sent.

Signed-off-by: default avatarFlorian Westphal <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 4a71d054
......@@ -7049,6 +7049,7 @@ static netdev_tx_t rtl8169_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb,
u32 status, len;
u32 opts[2];
int frags;
bool stop_queue;
if (unlikely(!TX_FRAGS_READY_FOR(tp, skb_shinfo(skb)->nr_frags))) {
netif_err(tp, drv, dev, "BUG! Tx Ring full when queue awake!\n");
......@@ -7105,11 +7106,16 @@ static netdev_tx_t rtl8169_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb,
tp->cur_tx += frags + 1;
RTL_W8(TxPoll, NPQ);
stop_queue = !TX_FRAGS_READY_FOR(tp, MAX_SKB_FRAGS);
if (!skb->xmit_more || stop_queue ||
netif_xmit_stopped(netdev_get_tx_queue(dev, 0))) {
RTL_W8(TxPoll, NPQ);
if (stop_queue) {
/* Avoid wrongly optimistic queue wake-up: rtl_tx thread must
* not miss a ring update when it notices a stopped queue.
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