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Date:   Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:38:05 +0000
From:   Jose Abreu <>
To:     Russell King - ARM Linux admin <>
CC:     "" <>,
        Joao Pinto <>,
        Giuseppe Cavallaro <>,
        Alexandre Torgue <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Maxime Coquelin <>,
        Andrew Lunn <>,
        Florian Fainelli <>,
        Heiner Kallweit <>,
        "" <>
Subject: RE: [RFC net-next 6/8] net: phylink: Configure MAC/PCS when link is
 up without PHY

From: Russell King - ARM Linux admin <>
Date: Jan/27/2020, 11:21:02 (UTC+00:00)

> On Mon, Jan 27, 2020 at 12:09:11PM +0100, Jose Abreu wrote:
> > When we don't have any real PHY driver connected and we get link up from
> > PCS we shall configure MAC and PCS for the desired speed and also
> > resolve the flow control settings from MAC side.
> This is certainly the wrong place for it.  Please hold off on this patch
> for the time being.  Thanks.

This is actually the change that makes everything work ...

I need to configure PCS before Aneg is complete and then I need to 
configure MAC once Aneg is done and link is up with the outcome speed and 
flow control.

Jose Miguel Abreu

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