[PATCH 08/10] net/macb: macb_get_drvinfo: add GEM/MACB suffix to differentiate revision

David Miller davem at davemloft.net
Wed Sep 5 17:31:18 EDT 2012

From: Nicolas Ferre <nicolas.ferre at atmel.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2012 11:00:53 +0200

>  	strcpy(info->driver, bp->pdev->dev.driver->name);
> +	if (macb_is_gem(bp))
> +		strcat(info->driver, " GEM");
> +	else
> +		strcat(info->driver, " MACB");

This is a driver string, which means the software driver, and has
absolutely nothing to do with the exact type of the underlying
physical hardware.

Therefore the these suffixes should be left out of the driver string.

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