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From: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@gmail.com>
To: Antoine Tenart <antoine.tenart@bootlin.com>,
	davem@davemloft.net, kishon@ti.com, linux@armlinux.org.uk,
	gregory.clement@bootlin.com, andrew@lunn.ch,
	jason@lakedaemon.net, sebastian.hesselbarth@gmail.com
Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	thomas.petazzoni@bootlin.com, maxime.chevallier@bootlin.com,
	miquel.raynal@bootlin.com, nadavh@marvell.com,
	stefanc@marvell.com, ymarkman@marvell.com, mw@semihalf.com,
	linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2 03/13] net: phy: sfp: warn the user when no tx_disable pin is available
Date: Fri, 4 May 2018 10:07:53 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <ed267042-1a61-7fcc-13ee-3cad2c05c658@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180504135643.23466-4-antoine.tenart@bootlin.com>

On 05/04/2018 06:56 AM, Antoine Tenart wrote:
> In case no Tx disable pin is available the SFP modules will always be
> emitting. This could be an issue when using modules using laser as their
> light source as we would have no way to disable it when the fiber is
> removed. This patch adds a warning when registering an SFP cage which do
> not have its tx_disable pin wired or available.

Is this something that was done in a possibly earlier revision of a
given board design and which was finally fixed? Nothing wrong with the
patch, but this seems like a pretty serious board design mistake, that
needs to be addressed.
-- 
Florian

  reply	other threads:[~2018-05-04 17:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 32+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-05-04 13:56 [PATCH net-next v2 00/13] net: mvpp2: phylink conversion Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 01/13] net: phy: sfp: make the i2c-bus property really optional Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 17:03   ` Florian Fainelli
2018-05-04 17:19     ` Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 02/13] net: phy: sfp: handle non-wired SFP connectors Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 17:04   ` Florian Fainelli
2018-05-04 17:17     ` Andrew Lunn
2018-05-04 17:23     ` Antoine Tenart
2018-05-05 15:39       ` Thomas Petazzoni
2018-05-05 17:48         ` Andrew Lunn
2018-05-08 11:52   ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2018-05-14  9:26     ` Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 03/13] net: phy: sfp: warn the user when no tx_disable pin is available Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 17:07   ` Florian Fainelli [this message]
2018-05-04 17:14     ` Andrew Lunn
2018-05-05 20:38       ` Florian Fainelli
2018-05-05 20:52         ` Andrew Lunn
2018-05-08 12:45           ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2018-05-08 11:53   ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 04/13] net: mvpp2: align the ethtool ops definition Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 05/13] net: mvpp2: phylink support Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 06/13] phy: add 2.5G SGMII mode to the phy_mode enum Antoine Tenart
2018-05-08 12:34   ` Russell King - ARM Linux
2018-05-14  8:37     ` Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 07/13] phy: cp110-comphy: 2.5G SGMII mode Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 08/13] net: mvpp2: 1000baseX support Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 09/13] net: mvpp2: 2500baseX support Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 10/13] arm64: dts: marvell: mcbin: add 10G SFP support Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 11/13] arm64: dts: marvell: mcbin: enable the fourth network interface Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 12/13] arm64: dts: marvell: 7040-db: describe the 10G SFP cage Antoine Tenart
2018-05-04 13:56 ` [PATCH net-next v2 13/13] arm64: dts: marvell: 8040-db: describe the 10G SFP cages Antoine Tenart
2018-05-08  3:18 ` [PATCH net-next v2 00/13] net: mvpp2: phylink conversion David Miller

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