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Date:   Fri, 4 Sep 2020 21:02:28 +0200
From:   Richard Leitner <>
To:     Marek Vasut <>
CC:     Andrew Lunn <>, <>,
        Christoph Niedermaier <>,
        "David S . Miller" <>,
        NXP Linux Team <>,
        Shawn Guo <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net: fec: Fix PHY init after phy_reset_after_clk_enable()

On Fri, Sep 04, 2020 at 05:26:14PM +0200, Marek Vasut wrote:
> On 9/4/20 4:02 PM, Andrew Lunn wrote:
> > On Fri, Sep 04, 2020 at 12:45:44AM +0200, Marek Vasut wrote:
> >> On 9/4/20 12:08 AM, Andrew Lunn wrote:
> >>>>> b4 am
> >>>>
> >>>> That might be a fix for the long run, but I doubt there's any chance to
> >>>> backport it all to stable, is there ?
> >>>
> >>> No. For stable we need something simpler.
> >>
> >> Like this patch ?
> > 
> > Yes.
> > 
> > But i would like to see a Tested-By: or similar from Richard
> > Leitner. Why does the current code work for his system? Does your
> > change break it?
> I have the IRQ line connected and described in DT. The reset clears the
> IRQ settings done by the SMSC PHY driver. The PHY works fine if I use
> polling, because then even if no IRQs are generated by the PHY, the PHY
> framework reads the status updates from the PHY periodically and the
> default settings of the PHY somehow work (even if they are slightly
> incorrect). I suspect that's how Richard had it working.

I have different PHYs on different PCBs in use, but IIRC none of them
has the IRQ line defined in the DT.
I will take a look at it, test your patch and give feedback ASAP.
Unfortunately it's unlikely that this will be before monday 😕
Hope that's ok.


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