fast ethernet LXT972A support

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Fri Aug 23 09:34:08 EST 2002

In message <3D654892.30500 at> you wrote:
> I noticed that only LXT970 and 971 are supported in the lastest kernel
> distribution from DENX. But the comments in fec.c say "includes support
> for following PHYs: QS6612, LXT970, LXT971/2". Does it mean that LXT972
> can use 971's driver? If not, basically what kind of modification is
> needed? Thanks.

Ummm.... you must be looking in the wrong place; our  kernel  version
supports  AMD79C874, LXT970, LXT971, QS6612, DP83843, and DP83846A on
MPC8xx processors, and AMD79C873, LXT970, LXT971, QS6612  on  MPC8260

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-4596-87  Fax: (+49)-8142-4596-88  Email: wd at
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