Re: [PATCH 6/6] wl1251: Set generated MAC address back to NVS data
From: Pali RohÃr
Date: Fri Jan 27 2017 - 05:08:07 EST
On Friday 27 January 2017 09:56:09 Kalle Valo wrote:
> Pali RohÃr <pali.rohar@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > In case there is no valid MAC address kernel generates random one. This
> > patch propagate this generated MAC address back to NVS data which will be
> > uploaded to wl1251 chip. So HW would have same MAC address as linux kernel
> > uses.
> > Signed-off-by: Pali RohÃr <pali.rohar@xxxxxxxxx>
> Why? What issue does this fix?
Send permanent MAC address to wl1251 chip, same what is doing wl12xx