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SubjectRe: [PATCH] of_net: Implement of_get_nvmem_mac_address helper
On 23-03-18 20:42, Andrew Lunn wrote:
>> Indeed. I'll add my settings as an example. Where should I put this
>> documentation, in the commit comment or somewhere in
>> Documents/devicetree/bindings?
> Documention/devicetree/bindings/net/ethernet.txt


>> It's what I intended to do, but there were two problems with that:
>> - of_get_mac_address() returns a pointer to constant data in memory, but the
>> nvmem functions return an allocated memory object that must be freed after
>> use. This changes the way the call is to be made.
>> - The nvmem functions need the "struct device" pointer as well, while
>> of_get_mac_address() only gets passed the DT node.
> Does of_nvmem_cell_get() help?

Yes, looking at the interface, it would.

Mike Looijmans

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