Problems in fixup_device function

John Linn John.Linn at
Fri Mar 7 06:40:16 EST 2008

I am loading the mac address into the data of the platform device.

-- John

-----Original Message-----
From: glikely at [mailto:glikely at] On Behalf Of
Grant Likely
Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2008 12:39 PM
To: John Linn
Cc: linuxppc-embedded at
Subject: Re: Problems in fixup_device function

On Thu, Mar 6, 2008 at 12:21 PM, John Linn <John.Linn at> wrote:
> I've added some code to virtex_device_fixup and am seeing some strange
> affects.  I've added code to read from an iic device and populate the
> address including ioremap.  The code works fine, but the side affects
> not fine.

Specifically, what are you trying to do?  Are you modifying the data
in the platform device?


Grant Likely, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Secret Lab Technologies Ltd.

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