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Date:	Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:16:22 +0200
From:	Giuseppe Cavallaro <>
To:	<>
Cc:	Giuseppe CAVALLARO <>
Subject: [PATCH (net.git) 3/4] stmmac: never check EEE in case of a switch is attached

From: Giuseppe CAVALLARO <>

This patch is to skip the EEE initialisation when the stmmac
is using a switch (with a fixed phy support).

Signed-off-by: Giuseppe Cavallaro <>
 drivers/net/ethernet/stmicro/stmmac/stmmac_main.c |    5 +++++
 1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/stmicro/stmmac/stmmac_main.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/stmicro/stmmac/stmmac_main.c
index 51a89d4..48a112f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/stmicro/stmmac/stmmac_main.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/stmicro/stmmac/stmmac_main.c
@@ -276,6 +276,7 @@ static void stmmac_eee_ctrl_timer(unsigned long arg)
 bool stmmac_eee_init(struct stmmac_priv *priv)
 	bool ret = false;
+	char *phy_bus_name = priv->plat->phy_bus_name;
 	/* Using PCS we cannot dial with the phy registers at this stage
 	 * so we do not support extra feature like EEE.
@@ -284,6 +285,10 @@ bool stmmac_eee_init(struct stmmac_priv *priv)
 	    (priv->pcs == STMMAC_PCS_RTBI))
 		goto out;
+	/* Never init EEE in case of a switch is attached */
+	if (phy_bus_name && (!strcmp(phy_bus_name, "fixed")))
+		goto out;
 	/* MAC core supports the EEE feature. */
 	if (priv->dma_cap.eee) {
 		int tx_lpi_timer = priv->tx_lpi_timer;

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