Commit 296c0242 authored by David Brownell's avatar David Brownell Committed by Greg Kroah-Hartman
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USB: usbnet reports minidriver name through ethtool

Update "usbnet" so that ethtool reports the name of the minidriver in use
(e.g. asix, cdc_ether, dm9601, rndis_host) instead of "usbnet".  This is a
better match to how other network drivers work, resolving a minor open issue.

Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid Brownell <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
parent ddda0862
......@@ -734,8 +734,7 @@ void usbnet_get_drvinfo (struct net_device *net, struct ethtool_drvinfo *info)
struct usbnet *dev = netdev_priv(net);
/* REVISIT don't always return "usbnet" */
strncpy (info->driver, driver_name, sizeof info->driver);
strncpy (info->driver, dev->driver_name, sizeof info->driver);
strncpy (info->version, DRIVER_VERSION, sizeof info->version);
strncpy (info->fw_version, dev->driver_info->description,
sizeof info->fw_version);
......@@ -1115,10 +1114,12 @@ usbnet_probe (struct usb_interface *udev, const struct usb_device_id *prod)
struct driver_info *info;
struct usb_device *xdev;
int status;
const char *name;
name = udev->dev.driver->name;
info = (struct driver_info *) prod->driver_info;
if (!info) {
dev_dbg (&udev->dev, "blacklisted by %s\n", driver_name);
dev_dbg (&udev->dev, "blacklisted by %s\n", name);
return -ENODEV;
xdev = interface_to_usbdev (udev);
......@@ -1138,6 +1139,7 @@ usbnet_probe (struct usb_interface *udev, const struct usb_device_id *prod)
dev = netdev_priv(net);
dev->udev = xdev;
dev->driver_info = info;
dev->driver_name = name;
dev->msg_enable = netif_msg_init (msg_level, NETIF_MSG_DRV
skb_queue_head_init (&dev->rxq);
......@@ -29,6 +29,7 @@ struct usbnet {
/* housekeeping */
struct usb_device *udev;
struct driver_info *driver_info;
const char *driver_name;
wait_queue_head_t *wait;
struct mutex phy_mutex;
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