Commit cb2cda48 authored by Jakub Kicinski's avatar Jakub Kicinski Committed by David S. Miller
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nfp: remove legacy MAC address lookup

The legacy MAC address lookup doesn't work well with breakout
cables.  We are probably better off picking random addresses
than the wrong ones in the theoretical scenario where management
FW didn't tell us what the port config is.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJakub Kicinski <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 2eb333c4
......@@ -245,8 +245,7 @@ nfp_flower_spawn_phy_reprs(struct nfp_app *app, struct nfp_flower_priv *priv)
SET_NETDEV_DEV(reprs->reprs[phys_port], &priv->nn->pdev->dev);
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(app->pf, port,
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(app->pf, port);
cmsg_port_id = nfp_flower_cmsg_phys_port(phys_port);
err = nfp_repr_init(app, reprs->reprs[phys_port],
......@@ -69,7 +69,7 @@ int nfp_app_nic_vnic_init(struct nfp_app *app, struct nfp_net *nn,
if (err)
return err < 0 ? err : 0;
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(app->pf, nn->port, id);
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(app->pf, nn->port);
return 0;
......@@ -149,8 +149,7 @@ void nfp_net_pci_remove(struct nfp_pf *pf);
int nfp_hwmon_register(struct nfp_pf *pf);
void nfp_hwmon_unregister(struct nfp_pf *pf);
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(struct nfp_pf *pf, struct nfp_port *port, unsigned int id);
void nfp_net_get_mac_addr(struct nfp_pf *pf, struct nfp_port *port);
bool nfp_ctrl_tx(struct nfp_net *nn, struct sk_buff *skb);
......@@ -84,46 +84,22 @@ static int nfp_is_ready(struct nfp_pf *pf)
* nfp_net_get_mac_addr() - Get the MAC address.
* @pf: NFP PF handle
* @port: NFP port structure
* @id: NFP port id
* First try to get the MAC address from NSP ETH table. If that
* fails try HWInfo. As a last resort generate a random address.
* fails generate a random address.
nfp_net_get_mac_addr(struct nfp_pf *pf, struct nfp_port *port, unsigned int id)
void nfp_net_get_mac_addr(struct nfp_pf *pf, struct nfp_port *port)
struct nfp_eth_table_port *eth_port;
u8 mac_addr[ETH_ALEN];
const char *mac_str;
char name[32];
eth_port = __nfp_port_get_eth_port(port);
if (eth_port) {
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->dev_addr, eth_port->mac_addr);
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->perm_addr, eth_port->mac_addr);
snprintf(name, sizeof(name), "eth%d.mac", id);
mac_str = nfp_hwinfo_lookup(pf->hwinfo, name);
if (!mac_str) {
nfp_warn(pf->cpp, "Can't lookup MAC address. Generate\n");
if (sscanf(mac_str, "%02hhx:%02hhx:%02hhx:%02hhx:%02hhx:%02hhx",
&mac_addr[0], &mac_addr[1], &mac_addr[2],
&mac_addr[3], &mac_addr[4], &mac_addr[5]) != 6) {
nfp_warn(pf->cpp, "Can't parse MAC address (%s). Generate.\n",
if (!eth_port) {
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->dev_addr, mac_addr);
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->perm_addr, mac_addr);
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->dev_addr, eth_port->mac_addr);
ether_addr_copy(port->netdev->perm_addr, eth_port->mac_addr);
static struct nfp_eth_table_port *
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