Re: [PATCH] net: bcmgenet: use promisc for unsupported filters

From: Florian Fainelli
Date: Wed Jul 17 2019 - 23:34:36 EST

On 7/17/2019 2:58 PM, justinpopo6@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> From: Justin Chen <justinpopo6@xxxxxxxxx>
> Currently we silently ignore filters if we cannot meet the filter
> requirements. This will lead to the MAC dropping packets that are
> expected to pass. A better solution would be to set the NIC to promisc
> mode when the required filters cannot be met.
> Also correct the number of MDF filters supported. It should be 17,
> not 16.
> Signed-off-by: Justin Chen <justinpopo6@xxxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@xxxxxxxxx>

Thanks Justin!