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Date:   Thu, 7 May 2020 12:50:15 +0200
From:   Bartosz Golaszewski <bgolaszewski@...libre.com>
To:     "Mark-MC.Lee" <Mark-MC.Lee@...iatek.com>
Cc:     Bartosz Golaszewski <brgl@...ev.pl>,
        Rob Herring <robh+dt@...nel.org>,
        "David S . Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Matthias Brugger <matthias.bgg@...il.com>,
        Felix Fietkau <nbd@...nwrt.org>,
        John Crispin <john@...ozen.org>,
        Sean Wang <sean.wang@...iatek.com>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        Fabien Parent <fparent@...libre.com>,
        linux-devicetree <devicetree@...r.kernel.org>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        netdev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        arm-soc <linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org>,
        linux-mediatek@...ts.infradead.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 06/11] net: ethernet: mtk-eth-mac: new driver

czw., 7 maj 2020 o 11:46 Mark-MC.Lee <Mark-MC.Lee@...iatek.com> napisał(a):
>
> Hi Bartosz:
>  I think the naming of this driver and its Kconfig option is too generic
> that will confuse with current mediatek SoCs eth driver architecture(for
> all mt7xxx SoCs).
>   Since mtk_eth_mac.c is not a common MAC part for all mediatek SoC but
> only a specific eth driver for mt85xx, it will be more reasonable to
> name it as mt85xx_eth.c and change NET_MEDIATEK_MAC to
> NET_MEDIATEK_MT85XX. How do you think?
>

Hi Mark,

I actually consulted this with MediaTek and the name is their idea.
Many drivers in drivers/net/ethernet have very vague names. I guess
this isn't a problem.

Bart

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