[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 07/13] net/hns3: support PF on electrical net device

Ferruh Yigit ferruh.yigit at intel.com
Fri Feb 26 16:25:48 CET 2021

On 2/24/2021 1:28 AM, Lijun Ou wrote:
> From: Huisong Li <lihuisong at huawei.com>
> The normal operation of electrical interface devices depends on the
> initialization and configuration of the PHY chip. The task of driving
> the PHY chip is implemented in some firmware versions. If firmware
> supports the phy driver, it will report a capability flag to driver
> in probing process. The driver determines whether to support electrical
> device based on the capability bit. If supported, the driver set a flag
> indicating that the firmware takes over the PHY, and then the firmware
> intializes the PHY.
> This patch supports the query of link status and link info, and existing
> basic features for electrical device.
> Signed-off-by: Huisong Li <lihuisong at huawei.com>
> Signed-off-by: Lijun Ou <oulijun at huawei.com>

Is the "electrical net device" means electrical PHY, would it be OK to update it 
as this?

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