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authorSimon Glass <>2011-02-16 11:14:33 -0800
committerRemy Bohmer <>2011-02-19 20:32:36 +0100
commit89d48367edbc878f86db3008a4107331ef07f578 (patch)
tree808742d920445274c97d867422762b3b67cc8391 /doc/README.usb
parent96820a35873b4c005f732432c6a168decc9d22b9 (diff)
Add USB host ethernet adapter support
This adds support for using USB Ethernet dongles in host mode. This is just the framework - drivers will come later. A new config option called CONFIG_USB_HOST_ETHER can be defined in board config files to switch this on. The was originally written by NVIDIA and was cleaned up for release by the Chromium authors. Signed-off-by: Simon Glass <>
Diffstat (limited to 'doc/README.usb')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/doc/README.usb b/doc/README.usb
index b3bcb91f40..9aa4f62ddf 100644
--- a/doc/README.usb
+++ b/doc/README.usb
@@ -28,7 +28,8 @@ USB Support for PIP405 and MIP405 (UHCI)
The USB support is implemented on the base of the UHCI Host
-Currently supported are USB Hubs, USB Keyboards and USB Floppys.
+Currently supported are USB Hubs, USB Keyboards, USB Floppys, USB
+flash sticks and USB network adaptors.
Tested with a TEAC Floppy TEAC FD-05PUB and Chicony KU-8933 Keyboard.
How it works:
@@ -78,3 +79,4 @@ CONFIG_USB_UHCI defines the lowlevel part.A lowlevel part must be defined
CONFIG_USB_KEYBOARD enables the USB Keyboard
CONFIG_USB_STORAGE enables the USB storage devices
+CONFIG_USB_HOST_ETHER enables USB ethernet dongle support
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