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N2 mainline ethernet failure, with upstream patch

Description

https://github.com/armbian/build/issues/2106

from user

https://forum.armbian.com/topic/14675-breaking-n2-eth0-in-nightly-and-mainline-patch/

eth0 establishes link on the N2 with released 5.6.18-meson64 (root@builder) but after switching to nightly 5.7.9-meson64 (root@stable) fails to get ethernet link and errors with

[ 76.174115] meson8b-dwmac ff3f0000.ethernet eth0: PHY [0.0:00] driver [RTL8211F Gigabit Ethernet] (irq=25)
[ 76.278174] meson8b-dwmac ff3f0000.ethernet: Failed to reset the dma
[ 76.278892] meson8b-dwmac ff3f0000.ethernet eth0: stmmac_hw_setup: DMA engine initialization failed
[ 76.287895] meson8b-dwmac ff3f0000.ethernet eth0: stmmac_open: Hw setup failed

I've tracked this to a needed delay in the overlay, a patch is available here:

https://forum.khadas.com/t/vim2-ethernet-problem-with-mainline-kernel/5817/7
https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/10997079/

Thanks for an outstanding build!

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Lane Jennison
July 23, 2020, 3:44 AM

could not replicate

 

False alarm.. no bug. issue on users side.

Lane Jennison
July 26, 2020, 4:41 PM

double confirmed no action needed

Done

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Lane Jennison

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Lane Jennison

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