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Date:   Fri, 14 Feb 2020 11:24:15 -0500
From:   Sasha Levin <>
Cc:     Luca Ceresoli <>,
        Jean Delvare <>,
        Wolfram Sang <>,
        Sasha Levin <>,
Subject: [PATCH AUTOSEL 4.4 091/100] docs: i2c: writing-clients: properly name the stop condition

From: Luca Ceresoli <>

[ Upstream commit 4fcb445ec688a62da9c864ab05a4bd39b0307cdc ]

In I2C there is no such thing as a "stop bit". Use the proper naming: "stop

Signed-off-by: Luca Ceresoli <>
Reported-by: Jean Delvare <>
Reviewed-by: Jean Delvare <>
Signed-off-by: Wolfram Sang <>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <>
 Documentation/i2c/writing-clients | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients b/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients
index a755b141fa4a8..8b0de4334ae90 100644
--- a/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients
+++ b/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients
@@ -339,9 +339,9 @@ read/written.
 This sends a series of messages. Each message can be a read or write,
 and they can be mixed in any way. The transactions are combined: no
-stop bit is sent between transaction. The i2c_msg structure contains
-for each message the client address, the number of bytes of the message
-and the message data itself.
+stop condition is issued between transaction. The i2c_msg structure
+contains for each message the client address, the number of bytes of the
+message and the message data itself.
 You can read the file `i2c-protocol' for more information about the
 actual I2C protocol.

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