[U-Boot] [PATCH v3 4/5] doc: bindings: add mdio-handle property to ethernet nodes

Alex Marginean alexandru.marginean at nxp.com
Fri Nov 1 13:41:44 UTC 2019

Adds an optional mdio-handle property which identifies a MDIO bus which can
be scanned to find the relevant PHY.  The property is ignored if phy-handle
is also present.

Signed-off-by: Alex Marginean <alexandru.marginean at nxp.com>
 doc/device-tree-bindings/net/ethernet.txt | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/device-tree-bindings/net/ethernet.txt b/doc/device-tree-bindings/net/ethernet.txt
index 3fc360523b..9f9629f8d6 100644
--- a/doc/device-tree-bindings/net/ethernet.txt
+++ b/doc/device-tree-bindings/net/ethernet.txt
@@ -9,6 +9,8 @@ The following properties are common to the Ethernet controllers:
 - max-speed: number, specifies maximum speed in Mbit/s supported by the device;
 - max-frame-size: number, maximum transfer unit (IEEE defined MTU), rather than
   the maximum frame size (there's contradiction in ePAPR).
+- mdio-handle: phandle, specifies a reference to a MDIO bus to be scanned to
+  find the PHY device.  Ignored if phy-handle is also present.
 - phy-mode: string, operation mode of the PHY interface; supported values are
   "mii", "gmii", "sgmii", "qsgmii", "tbi", "rev-mii", "rmii", "rgmii", "rgmii-id",
   "rgmii-rxid", "rgmii-txid", "rtbi", "smii", "xgmii"; this is now a de-facto

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