[PATCH RFC net-next 1/5] net: dsa: mt7530: Convert to PHYLINK API
daniel.santos at pobox.com
Tue Jun 25 12:27:55 PDT 2019
On 6/25/19 2:02 PM, Andrew Lunn wrote:
>> But will there still be a mechanism to ignore link partner's advertising
>> and force these parameters?
> >From man 1 ethtool:
> -a --show-pause
> Queries the specified Ethernet device for pause parameter information.
> -A --pause
> Changes the pause parameters of the specified Ethernet device.
> autoneg on|off
> Specifies whether pause autonegotiation should be enabled.
> rx on|off
> Specifies whether RX pause should be enabled.
> tx on|off
> Specifies whether TX pause should be enabled.
> You need to check the driver to see if it actually implements this
> ethtool call, but that is how it should be configured.
Thank you Andrew,
So in this context, my question is the difference between "enabling" and
"forcing". Here's that register for the mt7620 (which has an mt7530 on
its die): https://imgur.com/a/pTk0668 I believe this is also what René
is seeking clarity on?
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