|author||Vince Bridgers <email@example.com>||2015-04-15 11:17:38 -0500|
|committer||David S. Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-04-16 13:58:42 -0400|
stmmac: Add properties for transmit and receive fifo sizes
The Synopsys stmmac fifo sizes are configurable, and need to be known in order to configure certain controller features. This patch adds tx-fifo-depth and rx-fifo-depth properties to the stmmac document file. Signed-off-by: Vince Bridgers <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net')
2 files changed, 10 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ethernet.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/ethernet.txt
index 3fc360523bc9..41b3f3f864e8 100644
@@ -19,6 +19,12 @@ The following properties are common to the Ethernet controllers:
- phy: the same as "phy-handle" property, not recommended for new bindings.
- phy-device: the same as "phy-handle" property, not recommended for new
+- rx-fifo-depth: the size of the controller's receive fifo in bytes. This
+ is used for components that can have configurable receive fifo sizes,
+ and is useful for determining certain configuration settings such as
+ flow control thresholds.
+- tx-fifo-depth: the size of the controller's transmit fifo in bytes. This
+ is used for components that can have configurable fifo sizes.
Child nodes of the Ethernet controller are typically the individual PHY devices
connected via the MDIO bus (sometimes the MDIO bus controller is separate).
diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/stmmac.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/net/stmmac.txt
index 29aca8591b16..f34fc3c81a75 100644
@@ -45,6 +45,8 @@ Optional properties:
If not passed then the system clock will be used and this is fine on some
- snps,burst_len: The AXI burst lenth value of the AXI BUS MODE register.
+- tx-fifo-depth: See ethernet.txt file in the same directory
+- rx-fifo-depth: See ethernet.txt file in the same directory
@@ -59,6 +61,8 @@ Examples:
phy-mode = "gmii";
snps,multicast-filter-bins = <256>;
snps,perfect-filter-entries = <128>;
+ rx-fifo-depth = <16384>;
+ tx-fifo-depth = <16384>;
clocks = <&clock>;
clock-names = "stmmaceth";