[ECOS] How to get Ethernet link status?

damien millescamps damien.millescamps@gmail.com
Tue Dec 16 18:28:00 GMT 2008


you need to call _eth_phy_state(eth_phy_access_t *f)
The argument being a pointer to the structure handling the PHY read
and write of your device.

On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 6:53 PM, Grant Edwards <grante@visi.com> wrote:
> What is the official method used to get the link status of an
> interface (up/down, 10/100/1000, full/half duplex)?
>
> I don't see any hooks in the Ethernet driver API.  Are drivers
> supposed to export that info as global variables somehow?  Are
> they supposed to provide a global function to call?
>
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