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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] ne: DeviceTree support.
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From: Andrew Lunn <andrew@lunn.ch>
Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:08:34 +0100

> On Mon, Jan 18, 2016 at 04:09:40PM +0900, Yoshinori Sato wrote:
>> On Sun, 17 Jan 2016 02:22:26 +0900,
>> Andrew Lunn wrote:
>> >
>> > On Sat, Jan 16, 2016 at 01:19:45AM +0900, Yoshinori Sato wrote:
>> > > Add basic device tree support.
>> > >
>> > > Signed-off-by: Yoshinori Sato <ysato@users.sourceforge.jp>
>> > > ---
>> > > Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ne2000.txt | 17 +++++++++++++++++
>> > > drivers/net/ethernet/8390/ne.c | 20 +++++++++++++++++++-
>> > > 2 files changed, 36 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>> > > create mode 100644 Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ne2000.txt
>> > >
>> > > diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ne2000.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ne2000.txt
>> > > new file mode 100644
>> > > index 0000000..8b0dfbf
>> > > --- /dev/null
>> > > +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ne2000.txt
>> > > @@ -0,0 +1,17 @@
>> > > +NE2000 compatible network controller
>> > > +
>> > > +Required properties:
>> > > +- compatible: "national,ne2000"
>> > > +- reg: base address and length of NE2000.
>> > > +- interrupts: interrupt specifier for the sole interrupt.
>> > > +- national,dcr: DCR setting value.
>> >
>> > You say here that national,dcr is required, yet the code to read it is
>> > not returning an error if it is missing.
>>
>> Yes. This value required. Missing error check.
>>
>> > Also, what is DCR?
>>
>> This is chip configuration.
>> It value depend on target design.
>
> It needs to be described in detail what it is. Device tree bindings
> generally don't list values to be poked into registers. They describe
> something, and from that, the value to be poked into a register is
> derived.

Agreed.

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