Re: [PATCH v3 net-next 05/10] net: dsa: microchip: add DSA support for microchip lan937x
From: Russell King (Oracle)
Date: Wed Aug 11 2021 - 16:14:24 EST
On Wed, Aug 11, 2021 at 08:23:04PM +0200, Andrew Lunn wrote:
> > I hope that using "*-internal-delay-ps" for Mac would be the right option.
> > Shall i include these changes as we discussed in next revision of the patch?
> Yes, that seems sensible. But please limit them to the CPU port. Maybe
> return -EINVAL for other ports.
Hmm. Don't we want ports that are "MAC like" to behave "MAC like" ?
In other words, shouldn't a DSA port that can be connected to an
external PHY should accept the same properties as a conventional
Ethernet MAC e.g. in a SoC device?
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