Subject: Re: Changing the PHY status reporting
To: None <>
From: Liam J. Foy <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/18/2006 18:55:05
On 19:30, Sat 18 Feb 06, wrote:
> Hi all,
> attached diff uses if_link_state_change() to send the PHY link changes
> and removes mii_phy_statusmsg from public scope. I don't think it makes
> sense to export it, since mii_phy_update provides the public information
> for this. baudrange changes don't trigger a routing messages, since they
> are currently not exported via them anyway.
> This makes link state detection work with my wm(4) and many other cards,
> it is also a prequirement for CARP. I'd like to commit this ASAP.
> Joerg

Just as a side note, CARP is basically now completely working. The
last remaining issues have been resolved now.

Hope to have a patch ready within the next few days(against HEAD).

		Liam J. Foy