[PATCH] [POWERPC] mpc5200: Allow for fixed speed MII configurations
joakim.tjernlund at transmode.se
Thu May 1 00:16:15 EST 2008
On Wed, 2008-04-30 at 07:26 -0600, Grant Likely wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 7:10 AM, Joakim Tjernlund
> <joakim.tjernlund at transmode.se> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2008-04-30 at 07:07 -0600, Grant Likely wrote:
> > > On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 1:36 AM, Joakim Tjernlund
> > > <joakim.tjernlund at transmode.se> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > On Tue, 2008-04-29 at 17:06 -0600, Grant Likely wrote:
> > > > > From: Grant Likely <grant.likely at secretlab.ca>
> > > > >
> > > > > Various improvements for configuring the MPC5200 MII link from the
> > > > > device tree:
> > > > > * Look for 'current-speed' property for fixed speed MII links
> > > >
> > > > Not that I have looked, but why can't you use the fixed-link property?
> > >
> > > fixed-link seems to be a recent invention, whereas current-speed is
> > > better know having already been in use with serial devices. It seemed
> > > to me to be a better choice, but my opinion can probably be swayed
> > > (arguments welcome).
> > yes it is fairly new. You get alot more than just speed: Duplex/Pause
> > You need these too.
> duplex I've got. pause I don't need.
dunno how you speify Half/Full Duplex, but isn't it possible that
someone else wants to use Pause in the future?
Isn't the point that everyone should use fixed-link when it is there
for this purpose?
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