Re: [PATCH v2 0/3] net/phy: Improvements to Cavium Thunder MDIO code.
From: David Miller
Date: Mon Mar 14 2016 - 15:28:04 EST
From: David Daney <ddaney.cavm@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 11 Mar 2016 09:53:08 -0800
> Changes from v1:
> - In 1/3 Add back check for non-OF objects in bgx_init_of_phy(). It
> is probably not necessary, but better safe than sorry...
> The firmware on many Cavium Thunder systems configures the MDIO bus
> hardware to be probed as a PCI device. In order to use the MDIO bus
> drivers in this configuration, we must add PCI probing to the driver.
> There are two parts to this set of three patches:
> 1) Cleanup the PHY probing code in thunder_bgx.c to handle the case
> where there is no PHY attached to a port, as well as being more
> robust in the face of driver loading order by use of
> 2) Split mdio-octeon.c into two drivers, one with platform probing,
> and the other with PCI probing. Common code is shared between the
> Tested on several different Thunder and OCTEON systems, also compile
> tested on x86_64.
Series applied, thanks David.