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Date:   Sat, 13 Feb 2021 12:33:49 +0200
From:   Vladimir Oltean <>
To:     Florian Fainelli <>
Cc:, Andrew Lunn <>,
        Heiner Kallweit <>,
        Russell King <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Michael Chan <>,
        open list <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2 2/3] net: phy: broadcom: Remove unused flags

On Fri, Feb 12, 2021 at 07:46:31PM -0800, Florian Fainelli wrote:
> We have a number of unused flags defined today and since we are scarce
> on space and may need to introduce new flags in the future remove and
> shift every existing flag down into a contiguous assignment.
> PHY_BCM_FLAGS_MODE_1000BX was only used internally for the BCM54616S
> PHY, so we allocate a driver private structure instead to store that
> flag instead of canibalizing one from phydev->dev_flags for that
> purpose.
> Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <>
> ---

So you want to remove the IBND dev_flags separately, okay.

Reviewed-by: Vladimir Oltean <>

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