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Date:	Sat, 22 Sep 2012 07:46:38 +0200
From:	Richard Cochran <richardcochran@...il.com>
To:	Ben Hutchings <bhutchings@...arflare.com>
Cc:	"Keller, Jacob E" <jacob.e.keller@...el.com>,
	"netdev@...r.kernel.org" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>,
	"Kirsher, Jeffrey T" <jeffrey.t.kirsher@...el.com>,
	John Stultz <john.stultz@...aro.org>,
	"Vick, Matthew" <matthew.vick@...el.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 3/3] ptp: derive the device name from the
 parent device

On Sat, Sep 22, 2012 at 07:43:46AM +0200, Richard Cochran wrote:
> 
> The one case where clock_name becomes really important is when you
> have a PHY clock, like in the above example, since it provides a way
> to see that the clock is *not* related to the MAC.

I mean that a PHY clock is not a part of the MAC. Of course it is
related to the MAC by virtue of being connected to it via a MDIO bus.

Thanks,
Richard

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