[U-Boot-Users] LAN9118 ethernet controller

Jonas Mark (ST-FIR/ENG1) Mark.Jonas at de.bosch.com
Wed Dec 13 10:01:36 CET 2006

Hello William,

> Hi, Jonas,
> Sorry I missed you email until today. Thanks very much for you kind
> response.

You are welcome.

> I did downloaded the code from SMSC and got a patch from another
> developer. I think I am on the right path to make it work.

If it is possible please send a patch to the U-Boot mailing list once
you are done. Most likely the patch that Tim Braun posted will be of
great help for you.

Please always keep the mailing list on copy when replying posts.

> Thanks again!
> William
> On Mon, 2006-12-04 at 09:09 +0100, Jonas Mark (ST-FIR/ENG1) wrote:
> > Hi William,
> >
> > > I have an ARM board which has a LAN9118 ethernet controller (SMSC)
> > > instead of a LAN91C111 which is supported in u-boot. Is there any
> > > existing patch or ongoing work to support it?
> >
> > To my understanding the SMSC LAN91C111 and the LAN911x family are
> > different. So a simple patch is most likely not enough. The good
news is
> > that SMSC offers a Linux driver for download (see
> > http://www.smsc.com/main/catalog/lan9115.html). So you could start
> > there.
> >
> > Regards,
> > Mark Jonas

Mark Jonas

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