[Letux-kernel] jz4730 Ethernet - works now (unreliable and with some deficiencies)
david at boddie.org.uk
Tue Jun 22 21:44:46 CEST 2021
On Fri Mar 12 14:58:05 CET 2021, H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> * where do we get the MAC address from?
> - is there some EEPROM or NVRAM encoding the MAC address?
> - the devices have a sticker with an individual MAC address printed on it
> - but that may just be the WiFI MAC - in our good old l400-2.6 kernel
> there was a hack to call get_ethernet_addr() - have to research what it
> was doing
I know you already figured out how the kernel gets the MAC address and I
guess you verified that it matches the sticker on the bottom of the case.
Based on photos I took of the inside of my Minibook, I think the WiFi MAC
is written on a sticker on the motherboard.
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