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Date:   Wed, 13 Feb 2019 20:13:28 -0800
From:   Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>
To:     Heiner Kallweit <hkallweit1@...il.com>,
        Andrew Lunn <andrew@...n.ch>,
        David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     Russell King - ARM Linux <linux@...linux.org.uk>,
        "netdev@...r.kernel.org" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net 1/2] net: phy: don't use locking in phy_is_started



On 2/13/2019 11:11 AM, Heiner Kallweit wrote:
> Russell suggested to remove the locking from phy_is_started() because
> the read is atomic anyway and actually the locking may be more
> misleading.
> 
> Fixes: 2b3e88ea6528 ("net: phy: improve phy state checking")
> Suggested-by: Russell King - ARM Linux admin <linux@...linux.org.uk>
> Signed-off-by: Heiner Kallweit <hkallweit1@...il.com>

Reviewed-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>
-- 
Florian

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