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Date:   Sat, 16 Jul 2022 21:53:35 +0300
From:   Vladimir Oltean <>
Cc:     "David S. Miller" <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Paolo Abeni <>, Andrew Lunn <>,
        Vivien Didelot <>,
        Florian Fainelli <>
Subject: [PATCH net 06/15] docs: net: dsa: document the teardown method

A teardown method was added to dsa_switch_ops without being documented.
Do so now.

Fixes: 5e3f847a02aa ("net: dsa: Add teardown callback for drivers")
Signed-off-by: Vladimir Oltean <>
 Documentation/networking/dsa/dsa.rst | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/networking/dsa/dsa.rst b/Documentation/networking/dsa/dsa.rst
index 83c1a02376c8..e16eb2e5e787 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/dsa/dsa.rst
+++ b/Documentation/networking/dsa/dsa.rst
@@ -617,7 +617,8 @@ Switch configuration
   fully configured and ready to serve any kind of request. It is recommended
   to issue a software reset of the switch during this setup function in order to
   avoid relying on what a previous software agent such as a bootloader/firmware
-  may have previously configured.
+  may have previously configured. The method responsible for undoing any
+  applicable allocations or operations done here is ``teardown``.
 PHY devices and link management

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