net-timestamp: Update skb_complete_tx_timestamp comment

This change “net-timestamp: Update skb_complete_tx_timestamp comment” in Linux kernel is authored by Benjamin Poirier <bpoirier [at] suse.com> on Fri Aug 7 09:32:21 2015 -0700.

net-timestamp: Update skb_complete_tx_timestamp comment

After "62bccb8 net-timestamp: Make the clone operation stand-alone from phy
timestamping" the hwtstamps parameter of skb_complete_tx_timestamp() may no
longer be NULL.

Signed-off-by: Benjamin Poirier <bpoirier@suse.com>
Cc: Alexander Duyck <alexander.h.duyck@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

This Linux change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find Linux releases including commit 7a76a02.

There are 6 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 include/linux/skbuff.h | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/include/linux/skbuff.h b/include/linux/skbuff.h
index d6cdd6e..22b6d9c 100644
--- a/include/linux/skbuff.h
+++ b/include/linux/skbuff.h
@@ -2884,11 +2884,11 @@ static inline bool skb_defer_rx_timestamp(struct sk_buff *skb)
  *
  * PHY drivers may accept clones of transmitted packets for
  * timestamping via their phy_driver.txtstamp method. These drivers
- * must call this function to return the skb back to the stack, with
- * or without a timestamp.
+ * must call this function to return the skb back to the stack with a
+ * timestamp.
  *
  * @skb: clone of the the original outgoing packet
- * @hwtstamps: hardware time stamps, may be NULL if not available
+ * @hwtstamps: hardware time stamps
  *
  */
 void skb_complete_tx_timestamp(struct sk_buff *skb,

The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7a76a02 (patch).

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