Re: [PATCH v6 RESEND] r8152: Add support for setting pass through MAC address on RTL8153-AD

From: David Miller
Date: Mon Jul 11 2016 - 22:42:53 EST

From: Mario Limonciello <mario_limonciello@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 11 Jul 2016 19:58:04 -0500

> The RTL8153-AD supports a persistent system specific MAC address.
> This means a device plugged into two different systems with host side
> support will show different (but persistent) MAC addresses.
> This information for the system's persistent MAC address is burned in when
> the system HW is built and available under \_SB.AMAC in the DSDT at runtime.
> This technology is currently implemented in the Dell TB15 and WD15 Type-C
> docks. More information is available here:
> Signed-off-by: Mario Limonciello <mario_limonciello@xxxxxxxx>