Late Broadcom link detection makes IP config (bootp) fail

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Mon Oct 22 23:16:36 EST 2001

>Okay, changed to BMAC and it works okay - should BMAC detection come
>before GMAC?

There is no way bmac would replace gmac, those are different drivers
for different chips.

The time it takes for the phy to negociate is nothing I can do about.
It's probably an ipconfig design bug not to wait long enough here :)


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