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    Subject[PATCH AUTOSEL 5.4 425/459] docs: i2c: writing-clients: properly name the stop condition
    From: Luca Ceresoli <>

    [ Upstream commit 4fcb445ec688a62da9c864ab05a4bd39b0307cdc ]

    In I2C there is no such thing as a "stop bit". Use the proper naming: "stop

    Signed-off-by: Luca Ceresoli <>
    Reported-by: Jean Delvare <>
    Reviewed-by: Jean Delvare <>
    Signed-off-by: Wolfram Sang <>
    Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <>
    Documentation/i2c/writing-clients.rst | 6 +++---
    1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

    diff --git a/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients.rst b/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients.rst
    index dddf0a14ab7cb..6e8d4737fc190 100644
    --- a/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients.rst
    +++ b/Documentation/i2c/writing-clients.rst
    @@ -357,9 +357,9 @@ read/written.

    This sends a series of messages. Each message can be a read or write,
    and they can be mixed in any way. The transactions are combined: no
    -stop bit is sent between transaction. The i2c_msg structure contains
    -for each message the client address, the number of bytes of the message
    -and the message data itself.
    +stop condition is issued between transaction. The i2c_msg structure
    +contains for each message the client address, the number of bytes of the
    +message and the message data itself.

    You can read the file ``i2c-protocol`` for more information about the
    actual I2C protocol.
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