Late Broadcom link detection makes IP config (bootp) fail

Tom Rini trini at
Mon Oct 22 13:28:43 EST 2001

On Mon, Oct 22, 2001 at 11:24:22AM +0800, Michael Clark wrote:
> Tom Rini wrote:
> >On Mon, Oct 22, 2001 at 10:31:49AM +0800, Michael Clark wrote:
> [snip]
> >>Why does the eth0 link come up so late? Is it possible to make the
> >>broadcom driver wait for link before returning from the initialisation
> >>function?
> Okay, changed to BMAC and it works okay - should BMAC detection come
> before GMAC?

Er, say again?  And ignore what I just sent out (got confused fer a

Tom Rini (TR1265)

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