[U-Boot-Users] Ethernet port

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue Sep 18 21:09:16 CEST 2007

In message <20070918211917.GJ25557 at GNU> you wrote:
>   Check the config file for the board you are referring. For eg, the
>   ADS board i refer to have the following configurations for setting
>   the ip and the mac respectively.
>   #define CONFIG_IPADDR
>   #define CONFIG_ETHADDR   00:E0:0C:00:00:FD

It is a terrible bad idea to set the IP address and especially the MAC
address of your board in the config file, as then all your boards will
share the same address, which will cause only trouble.


Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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