gateworks/avila board support

Sam Leffler sam at
Fri Mar 21 23:54:47 UTC 2008

Bernd Walter wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 21, 2008 at 01:59:26PM -0700, Sam Leffler wrote:
>> I'm working to fill in the missing bits for gateworks/avila boards.  I 
>> just fixed usb and am working on the 4-port switch, ixp425 crypto 
>> support, and anything else I hit.  I'm aware of one issue where stuffing 
>> all 4 mini-pci slots in a 2348-4 board results in unreliable interrupts.
>> If you are aware of any other problems please let me know or better yet 
>> file a PR and assign it to me.  Can't promise I can fix 'em this time 
>> 'round but will try.
> How do you want to handle the switch?
> For the RTL8305SC I have done the rlswitch driver, which currently
> initializes the switch with fixed compiled values, but I'm not
> very happy with this.
> I think it would be better to have a /dev/mii to allow configuring
> the switch from userland.

For the Marvell 88E6060 switch the mii code I did has "router" and 
"bridge" configs that are selected with a hint.


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