[PATCH 1/2] [POWERPC] Add support of platforms without PHY to gianfar driver
vitb at kernel.crashing.org
Sat Jul 28 09:10:35 EST 2007
On Thu, 26 Jul 2007 19:04:17 -0500
Kim Phillips wrote:
> On Wed, 25 Jul 2007 21:43:12 +0400
> Vitaly Bordug <vitb at kernel.crashing.org> wrote:
> > Gianfar driver is now able to work without real phy subnode,
> > that is necessary to cope with fixed-link situation, when
> > SoC is connected to the Ethernet inteface or embedded switch
> > without any PHY. In this case, fixed-speed property will
> > describe such a situation for gianfar driver.
> > The property is in form <duplexity speed>
> > Signed-off-by: Vitaly Bordug <vitb at kernel.crashing.org>
> > ---
> > arch/powerpc/sysdev/fsl_soc.c | 39
> > +++++++++++++++++++++++----------------
> > drivers/net/gianfar.c | 17 ++++++++++++++---
> please run this through checkpatch.pl until it passes.
> > + bus_id = of_get_property(np,
> > "fixed_speed",NULL);
> hyphens are preferred for new properties. Plus, isn't fixed-link a
> better name? unless you instead want to put speed first and make
> duplexity an optional second, or possibly even a string.
> Also, can we get this new property documented in b-w-of in a separate
yes, fixed-link is better name.
I'll redo the patch, thx
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