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authorFlorian Fainelli <f.fainelli@gmail.com>2014-02-11 17:27:40 -0800
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2014-02-12 19:08:20 -0500
commit3d055d8d1c24093bdd40e000570a59b841c2bb0b (patch)
tree01abab57957e897a2cd4f539db4c05ae96f8cd7c
parent8a2fe56e8827f2b1eb1766702f0215074dd2767e (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-3d055d8d1c24093bdd40e000570a59b841c2bb0b.tar.gz
net: phy: expose PHY device interface mode
Expose the PHY device interface mode through sysfs since this is an useful piece of information for knowing how the attached networking device will have configured its transmit/receive path. Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
-rw-r--r--Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-mdio10
-rw-r--r--drivers/net/phy/mdio_bus.c10
2 files changed, 20 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-mdio b/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-mdio
index 6349749ebc29..2133afd0b067 100644
--- a/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-mdio
+++ b/Documentation/ABI/testing/sysfs-bus-mdio
@@ -7,3 +7,13 @@ Description:
by the device during bus enumeration, encoded in hexadecimal.
This ID is used to match the device with the appropriate
driver.
+
+What: /sys/bus/mdio_bus/devices/.../phy_interface
+Date: February 2014
+KernelVersion: 3.15
+Contact: netdev@vger.kernel.org
+Description:
+ This attribute contains the PHY interface as configured by the
+ Ethernet driver during bus enumeration, encoded in string.
+ This interface mode is used to configure the Ethernet MAC with the
+ appropriate mode for its data lines to the PHY hardware.
diff --git a/drivers/net/phy/mdio_bus.c b/drivers/net/phy/mdio_bus.c
index 71e49000fbf3..7c66ea095a46 100644
--- a/drivers/net/phy/mdio_bus.c
+++ b/drivers/net/phy/mdio_bus.c
@@ -432,8 +432,18 @@ phy_id_show(struct device *dev, struct device_attribute *attr, char *buf)
}
static DEVICE_ATTR_RO(phy_id);
+static ssize_t
+phy_interface_show(struct device *dev, struct device_attribute *attr, char *buf)
+{
+ struct phy_device *phydev = to_phy_device(dev);
+
+ return sprintf(buf, "%s\n", phy_modes(phydev->interface));
+}
+static DEVICE_ATTR_RO(phy_interface);
+
static struct attribute *mdio_dev_attrs[] = {
&dev_attr_phy_id.attr,
+ &dev_attr_phy_interface.attr,
NULL,
};
ATTRIBUTE_GROUPS(mdio_dev);