ATAG for MAC address???

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Tue Jul 6 19:55:39 EST 2004

In message <40EA6996.1010402 at> you wrote:
> could we introduce an ATAG_MAC or ATAG_ETH_MAC so we can pass the MAC
> address for the ethernet controller from the boot loader to the linux kernel
> using the ATAG mechanism?
> I don't want to pass "MAC=..." as a commandline though.

Linux does not use any ATAGs on PowerPC.

Wrong list?

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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