Release goals for 22.XX
s.l-h at gmx.de
Wed Oct 13 19:51:59 PDT 2021
On 2021-10-14, Sergey Ryazanov wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 11, 2021 at 12:12 AM Hauke Mehrtens <hauke at hauke-m.de> wrote:
> > On 10/10/21 2:44 AM, Sergey Ryazanov wrote:
> >> On Fri, Oct 8, 2021 at 4:40 PM Rui Salvaterra <rsalvaterra at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> On Fri, 8 Oct 2021 at 11:09, Rui Salvaterra <rsalvaterra at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Does it make sense to directly convert this board to the upstream DSA
> > driver for the Marvell 88E6060 switch:
> > https://elixir.bootlin.com/linux/v5.10.72/source/drivers/net/dsa/mv88e6060.c
> > It looks like our swconfig driver creates a bridge over all ports and
> > the DSA driver only allows communication between the individual port and
> > the CPU port.
> > I do not know how much effort this is and if you have the device for
> > testing.
> I do not think that migration to DSA without DT support will be a
> practical step. Let's keep it as is until we are able to run new
> kernels with it.
If I'm not mistaken, CONFIG_NET_DSA_MV88E6060 has been used (for the
tl-wr941nd v2/ v3) successfully on ar71xx already, not just ath79(-tiny).
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