new "[1/2] ath10k: Try to get mac-address from dts"

Ben Greear greearb at
Thu Oct 28 13:35:43 PDT 2021

On 10/28/21 1:29 PM, Christian Lamparter wrote:
> On 28/10/2021 20:57, Ansuel Smith wrote:
>>> The "[1/2] ath10k: Try to get mac-address from dts" patch
>>> will need a respin, so it can apply cleanly.
>>> Is Anyone interested? If not, I can take a shot at it on Saturday.
>> A refreshed patch is applied to atk10k-ct repo so it would be good to
>> have the same patch on normal ath10k. Many router would benefit
>> from that.
> Found it!
> Hmm, Author is now "Ben" and the whole commit message is gone.
> Now, adding the commit message back from your original patch
> is not a problem, but the missing "Signed-off-by" from him and
> you might be.
> ...
> But then, do we need it? Because there might be the option to extend
> device_get_mac_address() instead?! ...

I applied this since owrt was using it and it decreased out-of-tree patches,
and it does not break my (non-owrt) use case.  Other than that, I don't know much
about this patch...

If it is decided this patch should go away, please let me know so I can adjust
ath10k-ct accordingly.


Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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