On 09/21/2016 12:33 AM, Sean Wang wrote:
> Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:23:24 -0700, Florian Fainelli
> <f.faine...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 09/20/2016 12:59 AM, sean.w...@mediatek.com wrote:
>>> From: Sean Wang <sean.w...@mediatek.com>
>>> adds PHY-mode "trgmii" as an extension for the operation
>>> mode of the PHY interface, TRGMII can be compatible with
>>> RGMII, so the extended mode doesn't really have effects on
>>> the target MAC and PHY, is used as the indication if the
>>> current MAC is connected to an internal switch or external
>>> PHY respectively by the given configuration on the board and
>>> then to perform the corresponding setup on TRGMII hardware
>> Based on my googling, it seems like Turbo RGMII is a Mediatek-specific
>> thing for now, but this could become standard and used by other vendors
>> at some point, so I would be inclined to just extend the phy-mode
>> property to support trgmii as another interface type.
>> If you do so, do you also mind proposing an update to the Device Tree
> I am willing to do the these thing
> in the next version, I will extend rgmii mode as
> another interface type as PHY_INTERFACE_MODE_TRGMII
> defined in linux/phy.h instead of extension only inside
> the current driver. This change also helps to save some code.
> I send another separate patch for updating the Device Tree
> specification about TRGMII adding description
> are these all okay for you?
Absolutely, thanks a lot!