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Re: [PATCH] Staging: octeon-ethernet: Assign proper MAC addresses.

To: Greg KH <gregkh@suse.de>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Staging: octeon-ethernet: Assign proper MAC addresses.
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2009 00:52:02 +0200
Cc: David Daney <ddaney@caviumnetworks.com>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 12:04:09PM -0700, Greg KH wrote:

> 
> On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 12:04:32PM -0700, David Daney wrote:
> > Allocate MAC addresses using the same method as the bootloader.  This
> > avoids changing the MAC between bootloader and kernel operation as
> > well as avoiding duplicates and use of addresses outside of the
> > assigned range.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: David Daney <ddaney@caviumnetworks.com>
> > ---
> > 
> > This could merge via Ralf's tree as Octeon is MIPS based and all the
> > rest of the Octeon patches seem to be going in this way.
> 
> Fine with me.

Thanks, applied.

  Ralf

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