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Date:	Fri, 25 Jun 2010 10:25:20 +0900
From:	Simon Horman <>
To:	Sebastien Jan <>
Cc:	Steve Glendinning <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] smsc95xx: Add module parameter to override MAC address

On Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 10:14:14AM +0200, Sebastien Jan wrote:
> Define a new module parameter 'macaddr' to override the MAC address
> fetched either from eeprom, or randomly generated.
> The expected MAC address shall be in the 01:23:45:67:89:AB format.

I'm confused as to why this is desirable when the mac address
can already be configured after module insertion via

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