[Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH v2] net: usb: rtl8150: prevent set_ethernet_addr from setting uninit address

Petko Manolov petkan at nucleusys.com
Fri Oct 2 14:29:01 UTC 2020

On 20-10-02 17:35:25, Anant Thazhemadam wrote:
> Yes, this clears things up for me. I'll see to it that this gets done in a v3.

If set_ethernet_addr() fail, don't return error, but use eth_hw_addr_random() 
instead to set random MAC address and continue with the probing.

You can take a look here:


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