svn commit: r218109 - stable/8/share/man/man4

Pyun YongHyeon yongari at
Sun Jan 30 23:18:26 UTC 2011

Author: yongari
Date: Sun Jan 30 23:18:25 2011
New Revision: 218109

  MFC r216596:
    Document limitation of station address reprogramming.

Directory Properties:
  stable/8/share/man/man4/   (props changed)

Modified: stable/8/share/man/man4/jme.4
--- stable/8/share/man/man4/jme.4	Sun Jan 30 23:16:49 2011	(r218108)
+++ stable/8/share/man/man4/jme.4	Sun Jan 30 23:18:25 2011	(r218109)
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@
 .\" $FreeBSD$
-.Dd December 18, 2010
+.Dd December 20, 2010
 .Dt JME 4
@@ -166,3 +166,15 @@ driver was written by
 .Aq yongari at .
 It first appeared in
 .Fx 7.1 .
+driver tries to avoid unnecessary station address reprogramming for
+controllers that use eFuse to store station address.
+The number of times that eFuse can be safely reprogrammed is 16 at
+In addition, there is no way to restore factory default station
+address once station address is reprogrammed via eFuse.
+It is highly recommended not to reprogram station address and
+it is responsibility of administrator to store original station
+address into a safe place when station address should be changed.

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