Re: [PATCH net-next] net: dsa: mv88e6xxx: fix 6185 hardware bridging

From: Vivien Didelot
Date: Fri Mar 25 2016 - 13:20:38 EST


Vivien Didelot <vivien.didelot@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> The 88E6185 switch also has a MapDA bit in its Port Control 2 register.
> When this bit is cleared, all frames are sent out to the CPU port.
> Set this bit to rely on ATU hits and direct the frame out of the correct
> ports, and thus enable hardware bridging.
> Signed-off-by: Vivien Didelot <vivien.didelot@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Andrew, I sent this patch too fast. It requires a proper support of the
ATU in order to populate the FDB correctly. I send that soon.

David, please ignore this patch for the moment.