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Date:   Wed, 13 Feb 2019 20:10:36 +0100
From:   Heiner Kallweit <>
To:     Andrew Lunn <>,
        Florian Fainelli <>,
        David Miller <>
Cc:     Russell King - ARM Linux <>,
        "" <>
Subject: [PATCH net 0/2] net: phy: fix locking issue

Russell pointed out that the locking used in phy_is_started() isn't
needed and misleading. This locking also contributes to a race fixed
with patch 2.

Heiner Kallweit (2):
  net: phy: don't use locking in phy_is_started
  net: phy: fix potential race in the phylib state machine

 drivers/net/phy/phy.c | 13 +++++++------
 include/linux/phy.h   | 15 +--------------
 2 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)


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