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Date:   Sat, 6 Apr 2019 13:21:47 -0700
From:   Florian Fainelli <>
To:     Heiner Kallweit <>,
        Andrew Lunn <>,
        David Miller <>
Cc:     "" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] net: phy: improve link partner capability

On 4/5/2019 12:23 PM, Heiner Kallweit wrote:
> genphy_read_status() so far checks phydev->supported, not the actual
> PHY capabilities. This can make a difference if the supported speeds
> have been limited by of_set_phy_supported() or phy_set_max_speed().
> It seems that this issue only affects the link partner advertisements
> as displayed by ethtool. Also this patch wouldn't apply to older
> kernels because linkmode bitmaps have been introduced recently.
> Therefore net-next.
> Signed-off-by: Heiner Kallweit <>

Reviewed-by: Florian Fainelli <>

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