[U-Boot] [PATCH v2 4/6] net: phy: mv88E61xx: add config option for mv88E6071 support
agust at denx.de
Sat Oct 26 23:15:09 UTC 2019
On Tue, 3 Sep 2019 22:00:08 +0000
Joe Hershberger joe.hershberger at ni.com wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 29, 2019 at 6:17 PM Joe Hershberger <joe.hershberger at ni.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 25, 2019 at 4:42 PM Anatolij Gustschin <agust at denx.de> wrote:
> > >
> > > On Tue, 23 Jul 2019 04:26:17 +0000
> > > Joe Hershberger joe.hershberger at ni.com wrote:
> > > ...
> > > > > +config MV88E61XX_88E6020_FAMILY
> > > > > + bool "Marvell MV88E6020 family support."
> > > > > + help
> > > > > + The driver supports 6172/6176/6240/6352 devices in the
> > > > > + default configuration. Select this option to enable support
> > > > > + for 6250/6220/6020/6070/6071 switches.
> > > >
> > > > Is there a rhyme or reason to the model numbers here? This option
> > > > seems oddly named, especially since the help doesn't have the model
> > > > numbers in numerical order. Can you make it a choice instead?
> > >
> > > We want to be able to use single U-Boot images which support different
> > > switches, a choice will make it not possible.
> > I don't see how choice is any different than what you have here in
> > that respect. You have a hard-coded selection among families. If you
> > have a need to run the same binary on multiple switches, then this
> > option should be removed and the pre-init should be detecting the
> > target.
> Any response here?
Sorry for delay, I've been too busy with other stuff. v4 patch series
was reworked to drop this config option. Thanks!
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