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From: "Ahmed S. Darwish" <darwish.07@gmail.com>
To: Mark Brown <broonie@sirena.org.uk>
Cc: Tim Hockin <thockin@hockin.org>, Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@pobox.com>,
	netdev@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [patch 1/2] natsemi: Add support for using MII port with no PHY
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2007 15:28:34 +0200
Message-ID: <20070214132834.GA4436@Ahmed> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070214100226.540001000@sirena.org.uk>

On Wed, Feb 14, 2007 at 10:02:04AM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:

> Signed-Off-By: Mark Brown <broonie@sirena.org.uk>
> 
[...]
> -		if (np->phy_addr_external == PHY_ADDR_NONE) {
> +		/* If we're ignoring the PHY it doesn't matter if we can't
> +		 * find one. */
> +		if (!np->ignore_phy && np->phy_addr_external == PHY_ADDR_NONE) {
[...]
> +	if (!np->ignore_phy) {
> +		/* The link status field is latched: it remains low
> +		 * after a temporary link failure until it's read. We
> +		 * need the current link status, thus read twice.
> +		 */
> +		mdio_read(dev, MII_BMSR);
> +		bmsr = mdio_read(dev, MII_BMSR);
[...]
>  	/*
> +	 * If we're ignoring the PHY then autoneg and the internal
> +	 * transciever are really not going to work so don't let the
> +	 * user select them.
> +	 */
> +	if (np->ignore_phy && (ecmd->autoneg == AUTONEG_ENABLE ||

A trivial comment actually, Is there a point to write multi-line comments 
in two different formats ?

Thanks,

-- 
Ahmed S. Darwish
http://darwish-07.blogspot.com

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Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-14 10:02 [patch 0/2] natsemi: Support Aculab E1/T1 cPCI carrier cards Mark Brown
2007-02-14 10:02 ` [patch 1/2] natsemi: Add support for using MII port with no PHY Mark Brown
2007-02-14 13:28   ` Ahmed S. Darwish [this message]
2007-02-17 20:21   ` Jeff Garzik
2007-02-14 10:02 ` [patch 2/2] natsemi: Support Aculab E1/T1 PMXc cPCI carrier cards Mark Brown
2007-02-17 20:22   ` Jeff Garzik
2007-02-14 13:50 [patch 1/2] natsemi: Add support for using MII port with no PHY Mark Brown
2007-02-19 20:15 [patch 0/2] natsemi: Support Aculab E1/T1 cPCI carrier cards Mark Brown
2007-02-19 20:15 ` [patch 1/2] natsemi: Add support for using MII port with no PHY Mark Brown
2007-02-20 16:18   ` Jeff Garzik

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