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Date:	Wed, 16 Jan 2013 13:59:32 +0100
From:	Bjørn Mork <>
To:	Koki Sanagi <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] e1000e: display a warning message when SmartSpeed works

Koki Sanagi <> writes:

> +			if (phy->speed_downgraded)
> +				netdev_warn(netdev, "Link Speed was "
> +					"downgraded by SmartSpeed\n");
> +

Could you please avoid breaking the string both here and in the igb
patch?  This breaks the ability to grep for the warning.

Quoting Documentation/CodingStyle, Chapter 2:
"However, never break user-visible strings such as printk messages,
 because that breaks the ability to grep for them."

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