lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite for Android: free password hash cracker in your pocket
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Sat, 9 May 2020 13:24:27 -0700
From:   Jakub Kicinski <>
To:     Arnd Bergmann <>,
        Florian Fainelli <>
Cc:     "David S. Miller" <>,
        Madalin Bucur <>,
        Rasmus Villemoes <>,
        Timur Tabi <>,,, Andrew Lunn <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net: freescale: select CONFIG_FIXED_PHY where needed

On Sat,  9 May 2020 14:04:52 +0200 Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> I ran into a randconfig build failure with CONFIG_FIXED_PHY=m
> x86_64-linux-ld: drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.o:(.rodata+0x418): undefined reference to `fixed_phy_change_carrier'
> It seems the same thing can happen with dpaa and ucc_geth, so change
> all three to do an explicit 'select FIXED_PHY'.
> The fixed-phy driver actually has an alternative stub function that
> theoretically allows building network drivers when fixed-phy is
> disabled, but I don't see how that would help here, as the drivers
> presumably would not work then.
> Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <>

> +	select FIXED_PHY

I think FIXED_PHY needs to be optional, depends on what the board has
connected to the MAC it may not be needed, right PHY folks? We probably
need the

    depends on FIXED_PHY || !FIXED_PHY


Powered by blists - more mailing lists