Patchwork [1/2] net: mvmdio: define module alias for platform device

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Submitter Simon Baatz
Date March 24, 2013, 8:33 p.m.
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Simon Baatz - March 24, 2013, 8:33 p.m.
The mvmdio driver can be instantiated using device tree or as a classic
platform device.  In order to load the driver automatically by udev in
the latter case, the driver needs to define a module alias for the
platform device.

Signed-off-by: Simon Baatz <>
 drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/mvmdio.c |    1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)


diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/mvmdio.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/mvmdio.c
index 3472574..7b5158f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/mvmdio.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/marvell/mvmdio.c
@@ -295,3 +295,4 @@  module_platform_driver(orion_mdio_driver);
 MODULE_DESCRIPTION("Marvell MDIO interface driver");
 MODULE_AUTHOR("Thomas Petazzoni <>");