[v3,07/19] net/ixgbe/base: remove whitespace in function comments
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Message ID 20200709080046.65879-8-guinanx.sun@intel.com
State Accepted
Delegated to: Qi Zhang
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  • update ixgbe base code
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Commit Message

Guinan Sun July 9, 2020, 8 a.m. UTC
Remove unnecessary extra whitespace on all function comments, replacing
' *  ' with ' * '.

This was done automatically via sed using the following transformation:

  sed 's/^ \*  / * /'

Signed-off-by: Jacob Keller <jacob.e.keller@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Guinan Sun <guinanx.sun@intel.com>
Reviewed-by: Wei Zhao <wei.zhao1@intel.com>
---
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82598.c  |  238 +++---
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82599.c  |  384 +++++-----
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_api.c    |  866 ++++++++++-----------
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_common.c | 1016 ++++++++++++-------------
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_dcb.c    |    6 +-
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_hv_vf.c  |   20 +-
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_mbx.c    |  242 +++---
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_phy.c    |  394 +++++-----
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_vf.c     |  166 ++--
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x540.c   |  188 ++---
 drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x550.c   |  480 ++++++------
 11 files changed, 2000 insertions(+), 2000 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82598.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82598.c
index c83e1c6b3..6a7983f17 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82598.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82598.c
@@ -38,14 +38,14 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_set_rxpba_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int num_pb,
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					u8 *sff8472_data);
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_pcie_completion_timeout - set pci-e completion timeout
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_set_pcie_completion_timeout - set pci-e completion timeout
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  The defaults for 82598 should be in the range of 50us to 50ms,
- *  however the hardware default for these parts is 500us to 1ms which is less
- *  than the 10ms recommended by the pci-e spec.  To address this we need to
- *  increase the value to either 10ms to 250ms for capability version 1 config,
- *  or 16ms to 55ms for version 2.
+ * The defaults for 82598 should be in the range of 50us to 50ms,
+ * however the hardware default for these parts is 500us to 1ms which is less
+ * than the 10ms recommended by the pci-e spec.  To address this we need to
+ * increase the value to either 10ms to 250ms for capability version 1 config,
+ * or 16ms to 55ms for version 2.
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_pcie_completion_timeout(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -80,11 +80,11 @@  void ixgbe_set_pcie_completion_timeout(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_82598 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_82598 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for 82598.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for 82598.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -150,12 +150,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ops_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82598 - PHY/SFP specific init
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82598 - PHY/SFP specific init
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
- *  set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
- *  not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
+ * Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
+ * set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
+ * not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -214,11 +214,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_82598 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_82598 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function.
- *  Disables relaxed ordering Then set pcie completion timeout
+ * Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function.
+ * Disables relaxed ordering Then set pcie completion timeout
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -256,12 +256,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82598 - Determines link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @autoneg: boolean auto-negotiation value
+ * ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82598 - Determines link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @autoneg: boolean auto-negotiation value
  *
- *  Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
+ * Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					     ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
@@ -317,10 +317,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_media_type_82598 - Determines media type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_media_type_82598 - Determines media type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
+ * Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
  **/
 STATIC enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -370,10 +370,10 @@  STATIC enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_enable_82598 - Enable flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_enable_82598 - Enable flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to the current settings.
+ * Enable flow control according to the current settings.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_fc_enable_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -517,12 +517,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_fc_enable_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_mac_link_82598 - Configures MAC link settings
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_start_mac_link_82598 - Configures MAC link settings
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Configures link settings based on values in the ixgbe_hw struct.
- *  Restarts the link.  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
+ * Configures link settings based on values in the ixgbe_hw struct.
+ * Restarts the link.  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_start_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				      bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -566,11 +566,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_start_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_link_ready - Function looks for phy link
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_validate_link_ready - Function looks for phy link
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Function indicates success when phy link is available. If phy is not ready
- *  within 5 seconds of MAC indicating link, the function returns error.
+ * Function indicates success when phy link is available. If phy is not ready
+ * within 5 seconds of MAC indicating link, the function returns error.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_validate_link_ready(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -601,13 +601,13 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_validate_link_ready(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_mac_link_82598 - Get link/speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
- *  @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
+ * ixgbe_check_mac_link_82598 - Get link/speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
+ * @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
  *
- *  Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
+ * Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				      ixgbe_link_speed *speed, bool *link_up,
@@ -691,12 +691,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82598 - Set MAC link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82598 - Set MAC link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
+ * Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				      ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -745,12 +745,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82598 - Set the PHY autoneg advertised field
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true if waiting is needed to complete
+ * ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82598 - Set the PHY autoneg advertised field
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true if waiting is needed to complete
  *
- *  Sets the link speed in the AUTOC register in the MAC and restarts link.
+ * Sets the link speed in the AUTOC register in the MAC and restarts link.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					 ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -770,12 +770,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw_82598 - Performs hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw_82598 - Performs hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
- *  clears all interrupts, performing a PHY reset, and performing a link (MAC)
- *  reset.
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
+ * clears all interrupts, performing a PHY reset, and performing a link (MAC)
+ * reset.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -908,10 +908,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vmdq_82598 - Associate a VMDq set index with a rx address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware struct
- *  @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
- *  @vmdq: VMDq set index
+ * ixgbe_set_vmdq_82598 - Associate a VMDq set index with a rx address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware struct
+ * @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
+ * @vmdq: VMDq set index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -934,10 +934,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vmdq_82598 - Disassociate a VMDq set index from an rx address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware struct
- *  @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
- *  @vmdq: VMDq clear index (not used in 82598, but elsewhere)
+ * ixgbe_clear_vmdq_82598 - Disassociate a VMDq set index from an rx address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware struct
+ * @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
+ * @vmdq: VMDq clear index (not used in 82598, but elsewhere)
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -962,14 +962,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vfta_82598 - Set VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VFTA
- *  @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VFTA
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag - unused
+ * ixgbe_set_vfta_82598 - Set VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VFTA
+ * @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VFTA
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag - unused
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
+ * Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 			 bool vlan_on, bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -1015,10 +1015,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vfta_82598 - Clear VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_clear_vfta_82598 - Clear VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
+ * Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1039,12 +1039,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82598 - Reads 8 bit Atlas analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: analog register to read
- *  @val: read value
+ * ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82598 - Reads 8 bit Atlas analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: analog register to read
+ * @val: read value
  *
- *  Performs read operation to Atlas analog register specified.
+ * Performs read operation to Atlas analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 {
@@ -1063,12 +1063,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82598 - Writes 8 bit Atlas analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: atlas register to write
- *  @val: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82598 - Writes 8 bit Atlas analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: atlas register to write
+ * @val: value to write
  *
- *  Performs write operation to Atlas analog register specified.
+ * Performs write operation to Atlas analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 {
@@ -1085,13 +1085,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_phy_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read from dev_addr
- *  @eeprom_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_phy_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read from dev_addr
+ * @eeprom_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_phy_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 dev_addr,
 				    u8 byte_offset, u8 *eeprom_data)
@@ -1159,12 +1159,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_phy_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 dev_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
- *  @eeprom_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
+ * @eeprom_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				u8 *eeprom_data)
@@ -1174,12 +1174,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset at address 0xA2
- *  @sff8472_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_82598 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset at address 0xA2
+ * @sff8472_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's SFF-8472 data over I2C
+ * Performs 8 byte read operation to SFP module's SFF-8472 data over I2C
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					u8 *sff8472_data)
@@ -1189,10 +1189,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82598 - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82598 - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1291,12 +1291,12 @@  u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie_82598 - Set LAN id for PCIe multiple
- *  port devices.
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie_82598 - Set LAN id for PCIe multiple
+ * port devices.
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  Calls common function and corrects issue with some single port devices
- *  that enable LAN1 but not LAN0.
+ * Calls common function and corrects issue with some single port devices
+ * that enable LAN1 but not LAN0.
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1325,8 +1325,8 @@  void ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_82598 - enable relaxed ordering
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_82598 - enable relaxed ordering
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -1395,11 +1395,11 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_set_rxpba_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int num_pb,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82598 - Enable the Rx DMA unit
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
+ * ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82598 - Enable the Rx DMA unit
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
  *
- *  Enables the Rx DMA unit
+ * Enables the Rx DMA unit
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82598(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82599.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82599.c
index 9cd0b1428..193233746 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82599.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_82599.c
@@ -71,12 +71,12 @@  void ixgbe_init_mac_link_ops_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82599 - PHY/SFP specific init
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82599 - PHY/SFP specific init
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
- *  set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
- *  not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
+ * Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
+ * set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
+ * not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -205,14 +205,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_sfp_modules_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  prot_autoc_read_82599 - Hides MAC differences needed for AUTOC read
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @locked: Return the if we locked for this read.
- *  @reg_val: Value we read from AUTOC
+ * prot_autoc_read_82599 - Hides MAC differences needed for AUTOC read
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @locked: Return the if we locked for this read.
+ * @reg_val: Value we read from AUTOC
  *
- *  For this part (82599) we need to wrap read-modify-writes with a possible
- *  FW/SW lock.  It is assumed this lock will be freed with the next
- *  prot_autoc_write_82599().
+ * For this part (82599) we need to wrap read-modify-writes with a possible
+ * FW/SW lock.  It is assumed this lock will be freed with the next
+ * prot_autoc_write_82599().
  */
 s32 prot_autoc_read_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *locked, u32 *reg_val)
 {
@@ -238,7 +238,7 @@  s32 prot_autoc_read_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *locked, u32 *reg_val)
  * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  * @autoc: value to write to AUTOC
  * @locked: bool to indicate whether the SW/FW lock was already taken by
- *           previous proc_autoc_read_82599.
+ *          previous proc_autoc_read_82599.
  *
  * This part (82599) may need to hold the SW/FW lock around all writes to
  * AUTOC. Likewise after a write we need to do a pipeline reset.
@@ -278,11 +278,11 @@  s32 prot_autoc_write_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 autoc, bool locked)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_82599 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_82599 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for 82599.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for 82599.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -372,12 +372,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ops_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82599 - Determines link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
+ * ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82599 - Determines link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
  *
- *  Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
+ * Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				      ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
@@ -486,10 +486,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_media_type_82599 - Get media type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_media_type_82599 - Get media type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
+ * Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
  **/
 enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -543,10 +543,10 @@  enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_stop_mac_link_on_d3_82599 - Disables link on D3
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_stop_mac_link_on_d3_82599 - Disables link on D3
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables link during D3 power down sequence.
+ * Disables link during D3 power down sequence.
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_stop_mac_link_on_d3_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -566,12 +566,12 @@  void ixgbe_stop_mac_link_on_d3_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_mac_link_82599 - Setup MAC link settings
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_start_mac_link_82599 - Setup MAC link settings
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Configures link settings based on values in the ixgbe_hw struct.
- *  Restarts the link.  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
+ * Configures link settings based on values in the ixgbe_hw struct.
+ * Restarts the link.  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_mac_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 			       bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -634,12 +634,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_mac_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Disable Tx laser
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Disable Tx laser
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  The base drivers may require better control over SFP+ module
- *  PHY states.  This includes selectively shutting down the Tx
- *  laser on the PHY, effectively halting physical link.
+ * The base drivers may require better control over SFP+ module
+ * PHY states.  This includes selectively shutting down the Tx
+ * laser on the PHY, effectively halting physical link.
  **/
 void ixgbe_disable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -657,12 +657,12 @@  void ixgbe_disable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Enable Tx laser
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Enable Tx laser
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  The base drivers may require better control over SFP+ module
- *  PHY states.  This includes selectively turning on the Tx
- *  laser on the PHY, effectively starting physical link.
+ * The base drivers may require better control over SFP+ module
+ * PHY states.  This includes selectively turning on the Tx
+ * laser on the PHY, effectively starting physical link.
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -676,16 +676,16 @@  void ixgbe_enable_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_flap_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Flap Tx laser
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_flap_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber - Flap Tx laser
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  When the driver changes the link speeds that it can support,
- *  it sets autotry_restart to true to indicate that we need to
- *  initiate a new autotry session with the link partner.  To do
- *  so, we set the speed then disable and re-enable the Tx laser, to
- *  alert the link partner that it also needs to restart autotry on its
- *  end.  This is consistent with true clause 37 autoneg, which also
- *  involves a loss of signal.
+ * When the driver changes the link speeds that it can support,
+ * it sets autotry_restart to true to indicate that we need to
+ * initiate a new autotry session with the link partner.  To do
+ * so, we set the speed then disable and re-enable the Tx laser, to
+ * alert the link partner that it also needs to restart autotry on its
+ * end.  This is consistent with true clause 37 autoneg, which also
+ * involves a loss of signal.
  **/
 void ixgbe_flap_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -703,11 +703,11 @@  void ixgbe_flap_tx_laser_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_hard_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed to set
+ * ixgbe_set_hard_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed to set
  *
- *  Set module link speed via RS0/RS1 rate select pins.
+ * Set module link speed via RS0/RS1 rate select pins.
  */
 void ixgbe_set_hard_rate_select_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					ixgbe_link_speed speed)
@@ -732,12 +732,12 @@  void ixgbe_set_hard_rate_select_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_smartspeed - Set MAC link speed using SmartSpeed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_smartspeed - Set MAC link speed using SmartSpeed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Implements the Intel SmartSpeed algorithm.
+ * Implements the Intel SmartSpeed algorithm.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_smartspeed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				    ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -844,12 +844,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_smartspeed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82599 - Set MAC link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82599 - Set MAC link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
+ * Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 			       ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -962,12 +962,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82599 - Set the PHY autoneg advertised field
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true if waiting is needed to complete
+ * ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82599 - Set the PHY autoneg advertised field
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true if waiting is needed to complete
  *
- *  Restarts link on PHY and MAC based on settings passed in.
+ * Restarts link on PHY and MAC based on settings passed in.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					 ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -987,12 +987,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_copper_link_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw_82599 - Perform hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw_82599 - Perform hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
- *  and clears all interrupts, perform a PHY reset, and perform a link (MAC)
- *  reset.
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
+ * and clears all interrupts, perform a PHY reset, and perform a link (MAC)
+ * reset.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1188,8 +1188,8 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_fdir_check_cmd_complete(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *fdircmd)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reinit_fdir_tables_82599 - Reinitialize Flow Director tables.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reinit_fdir_tables_82599 - Reinitialize Flow Director tables.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reinit_fdir_tables_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1261,9 +1261,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_reinit_fdir_tables_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fdir_enable_82599 - Initialize Flow Director control registers
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register
+ * ixgbe_fdir_enable_82599 - Initialize Flow Director control registers
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_fdir_enable_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl)
 {
@@ -1302,9 +1302,9 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_fdir_enable_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_fdir_signature_82599 - Initialize Flow Director signature filters
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register, initially
+ * ixgbe_init_fdir_signature_82599 - Initialize Flow Director signature filters
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register, initially
  *	     contains just the value of the Rx packet buffer allocation
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_fdir_signature_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl)
@@ -1328,11 +1328,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_fdir_signature_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_fdir_perfect_82599 - Initialize Flow Director perfect filters
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register, initially
+ * ixgbe_init_fdir_perfect_82599 - Initialize Flow Director perfect filters
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @fdirctrl: value to write to flow director control register, initially
  *	     contains just the value of the Rx packet buffer allocation
- *  @cloud_mode: true - cloud mode, false - other mode
+ * @cloud_mode: true - cloud mode, false - other mode
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_fdir_perfect_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl,
 			bool cloud_mode)
@@ -1367,9 +1367,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_fdir_perfect_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 fdirctrl,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_fdir_drop_queue_82599 - Set Flow Director drop queue
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @dropqueue: Rx queue index used for the dropped packets
+ * ixgbe_set_fdir_drop_queue_82599 - Set Flow Director drop queue
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @dropqueue: Rx queue index used for the dropped packets
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_fdir_drop_queue_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 dropqueue)
 {
@@ -1425,15 +1425,15 @@  do { \
 } while (0)
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_atr_compute_sig_hash_82599 - Compute the signature hash
- *  @input: input bitstream to compute the hash on
- *  @common: compressed common input dword
+ * ixgbe_atr_compute_sig_hash_82599 - Compute the signature hash
+ * @input: input bitstream to compute the hash on
+ * @common: compressed common input dword
  *
- *  This function is almost identical to the function above but contains
- *  several optimizations such as unwinding all of the loops, letting the
- *  compiler work out all of the conditional ifs since the keys are static
- *  defines, and computing two keys at once since the hashed dword stream
- *  will be the same for both keys.
+ * This function is almost identical to the function above but contains
+ * several optimizations such as unwinding all of the loops, letting the
+ * compiler work out all of the conditional ifs since the keys are static
+ * defines, and computing two keys at once since the hashed dword stream
+ * will be the same for both keys.
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_atr_compute_sig_hash_82599(union ixgbe_atr_hash_dword input,
 				     union ixgbe_atr_hash_dword common)
@@ -1492,11 +1492,11 @@  u32 ixgbe_atr_compute_sig_hash_82599(union ixgbe_atr_hash_dword input,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_atr_add_signature_filter_82599 - Adds a signature hash filter
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @input: unique input dword
- *  @common: compressed common input dword
- *  @queue: queue index to direct traffic to
+ * ixgbe_atr_add_signature_filter_82599 - Adds a signature hash filter
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @input: unique input dword
+ * @common: compressed common input dword
+ * @queue: queue index to direct traffic to
  *
  * Note that the tunnel bit in input must not be set when the hardware
  * tunneling support does not exist.
@@ -1565,15 +1565,15 @@  do { \
 } while (0)
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_atr_compute_perfect_hash_82599 - Compute the perfect filter hash
- *  @input: input bitstream to compute the hash on
- *  @input_mask: mask for the input bitstream
+ * ixgbe_atr_compute_perfect_hash_82599 - Compute the perfect filter hash
+ * @input: input bitstream to compute the hash on
+ * @input_mask: mask for the input bitstream
  *
- *  This function serves two main purposes.  First it applies the input_mask
- *  to the atr_input resulting in a cleaned up atr_input data stream.
- *  Secondly it computes the hash and stores it in the bkt_hash field at
- *  the end of the input byte stream.  This way it will be available for
- *  future use without needing to recompute the hash.
+ * This function serves two main purposes.  First it applies the input_mask
+ * to the atr_input resulting in a cleaned up atr_input data stream.
+ * Secondly it computes the hash and stores it in the bkt_hash field at
+ * the end of the input byte stream.  This way it will be available for
+ * future use without needing to recompute the hash.
  **/
 void ixgbe_atr_compute_perfect_hash_82599(union ixgbe_atr_input *input,
 					  union ixgbe_atr_input *input_mask)
@@ -1624,13 +1624,13 @@  void ixgbe_atr_compute_perfect_hash_82599(union ixgbe_atr_input *input,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_fdirtcpm_82599 - generate a TCP port from atr_input_masks
- *  @input_mask: mask to be bit swapped
+ * ixgbe_get_fdirtcpm_82599 - generate a TCP port from atr_input_masks
+ * @input_mask: mask to be bit swapped
  *
- *  The source and destination port masks for flow director are bit swapped
- *  in that bit 15 effects bit 0, 14 effects 1, 13, 2 etc.  In order to
- *  generate a correctly swapped value we need to bit swap the mask and that
- *  is what is accomplished by this function.
+ * The source and destination port masks for flow director are bit swapped
+ * in that bit 15 effects bit 0, 14 effects 1, 13, 2 etc.  In order to
+ * generate a correctly swapped value we need to bit swap the mask and that
+ * is what is accomplished by this function.
  **/
 STATIC u32 ixgbe_get_fdirtcpm_82599(union ixgbe_atr_input *input_mask)
 {
@@ -1963,16 +1963,16 @@  s32 ixgbe_fdir_erase_perfect_filter_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fdir_add_perfect_filter_82599 - Adds a perfect filter
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @input: input bitstream
- *  @input_mask: mask for the input bitstream
- *  @soft_id: software index for the filters
- *  @queue: queue index to direct traffic to
- *  @cloud_mode: unused
+ * ixgbe_fdir_add_perfect_filter_82599 - Adds a perfect filter
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @input: input bitstream
+ * @input_mask: mask for the input bitstream
+ * @soft_id: software index for the filters
+ * @queue: queue index to direct traffic to
+ * @cloud_mode: unused
  *
- *  Note that the caller to this function must lock before calling, since the
- *  hardware writes must be protected from one another.
+ * Note that the caller to this function must lock before calling, since the
+ * hardware writes must be protected from one another.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_fdir_add_perfect_filter_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					union ixgbe_atr_input *input,
@@ -2030,12 +2030,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_fdir_add_perfect_filter_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82599 - Reads 8 bit Omer analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: analog register to read
- *  @val: read value
+ * ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82599 - Reads 8 bit Omer analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: analog register to read
+ * @val: read value
  *
- *  Performs read operation to Omer analog register specified.
+ * Performs read operation to Omer analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 {
@@ -2054,12 +2054,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82599 - Writes 8 bit Omer analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: atlas register to write
- *  @val: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82599 - Writes 8 bit Omer analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: atlas register to write
+ * @val: value to write
  *
- *  Performs write operation to Omer analog register specified.
+ * Performs write operation to Omer analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 {
@@ -2076,12 +2076,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_82599 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_82599 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function
- *  and the generation start_hw function.
- *  Then performs revision-specific operations, if any.
+ * Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function
+ * and the generation start_hw function.
+ * Then performs revision-specific operations, if any.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2107,12 +2107,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_phy_82599 - Get physical layer module
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_phy_82599 - Get physical layer module
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
- *  If PHY already detected, maintains current PHY type in hw struct,
- *  otherwise executes the PHY detection routine.
+ * Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
+ * If PHY already detected, maintains current PHY type in hw struct,
+ * otherwise executes the PHY detection routine.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_phy_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2144,10 +2144,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_phy_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82599 - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82599 - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2231,11 +2231,11 @@  u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82599 - Enable the Rx DMA unit on 82599
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
+ * ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82599 - Enable the Rx DMA unit on 82599
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
  *
- *  Enables the Rx DMA unit for 82599
+ * Enables the Rx DMA unit for 82599
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 {
@@ -2262,14 +2262,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_verify_fw_version_82599 - verify FW version for 82599
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_verify_fw_version_82599 - verify FW version for 82599
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Verifies that installed the firmware version is 0.6 or higher
- *  for SFI devices. All 82599 SFI devices should have version 0.6 or higher.
+ * Verifies that installed the firmware version is 0.6 or higher
+ * for SFI devices. All 82599 SFI devices should have version 0.6 or higher.
  *
- *  Returns IXGBE_ERR_EEPROM_VERSION if the FW is not present or
- *  if the FW version is not supported.
+ * Returns IXGBE_ERR_EEPROM_VERSION if the FW is not present or
+ * if the FW version is not supported.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_verify_fw_version_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2326,11 +2326,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_verify_fw_version_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_verify_lesm_fw_enabled_82599 - Checks LESM FW module state.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_verify_lesm_fw_enabled_82599 - Checks LESM FW module state.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns true if the LESM FW module is present and enabled. Otherwise
- *  returns false. Smart Speed must be disabled if LESM FW module is enabled.
+ * Returns true if the LESM FW module is present and enabled. Otherwise
+ * returns false. Smart Speed must be disabled if LESM FW module is enabled.
  **/
 bool ixgbe_verify_lesm_fw_enabled_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2370,15 +2370,15 @@  bool ixgbe_verify_lesm_fw_enabled_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_82599 - Read EEPROM word(s) using
- *  fastest available method
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_82599 - Read EEPROM word(s) using
+ * fastest available method
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in EEPROM to read
- *  @words: number of words
- *  @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in EEPROM to read
+ * @words: number of words
+ * @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Retrieves 16 bit word(s) read from EEPROM
+ * Retrieves 16 bit word(s) read from EEPROM
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 					  u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -2405,14 +2405,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_82599 - Read EEPROM word using
- *  fastest available method
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_82599 - Read EEPROM word using
+ * fastest available method
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @data: word read from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @data: word read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM
+ * Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				   u16 offset, u16 *data)
@@ -2438,7 +2438,7 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 /**
  * ixgbe_reset_pipeline_82599 - perform pipeline reset
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  * Reset pipeline by asserting Restart_AN together with LMS change to ensure
  * full pipeline reset.  This function assumes the SW/FW lock is held.
@@ -2487,14 +2487,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_pipeline_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_82599 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_82599 - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				u8 dev_addr, u8 *data)
@@ -2545,14 +2545,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_82599 - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_82599 - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_82599(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				 u8 dev_addr, u8 data)
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_api.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_api.c
index 0a22df3d0..eb46a4bea 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_api.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_api.c
@@ -41,16 +41,16 @@  void ixgbe_dcb_get_rtrup2tc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *map)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_shared_code - Initialize the shared code
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_shared_code - Initialize the shared code
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This will assign function pointers and assign the MAC type and PHY code.
- *  Does not touch the hardware. This function must be called prior to any
- *  other function in the shared code. The ixgbe_hw structure should be
- *  memset to 0 prior to calling this function.  The following fields in
- *  hw structure should be filled in prior to calling this function:
- *  hw_addr, back, device_id, vendor_id, subsystem_device_id,
- *  subsystem_vendor_id, and revision_id
+ * This will assign function pointers and assign the MAC type and PHY code.
+ * Does not touch the hardware. This function must be called prior to any
+ * other function in the shared code. The ixgbe_hw structure should be
+ * memset to 0 prior to calling this function.  The following fields in
+ * hw structure should be filled in prior to calling this function:
+ * hw_addr, back, device_id, vendor_id, subsystem_device_id,
+ * subsystem_vendor_id, and revision_id
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_shared_code(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -99,11 +99,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_shared_code(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_mac_type - Sets MAC type
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_set_mac_type - Sets MAC type
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  This function sets the mac type of the adapter based on the
- *  vendor ID and device ID stored in the hw structure.
+ * This function sets the mac type of the adapter based on the
+ * vendor ID and device ID stored in the hw structure.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_mac_type(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -222,10 +222,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_mac_type(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_hw - Initialize the hardware
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_hw - Initialize the hardware
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the hardware by resetting and then starting the hardware
+ * Initialize the hardware by resetting and then starting the hardware
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -234,11 +234,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw - Performs a hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw - Performs a hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
- *  clears all interrupts, performs a PHY reset, and performs a MAC reset
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
+ * clears all interrupts, performs a PHY reset, and performs a MAC reset
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -247,14 +247,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw - Prepares hardware for Rx/Tx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw - Prepares hardware for Rx/Tx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type,
- *  clears all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers,
- *  multicast table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to setup link and
- *  flow control settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled
- *  and uninitialized.
+ * Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type,
+ * clears all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers,
+ * multicast table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to setup link and
+ * flow control settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled
+ * and uninitialized.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -263,12 +263,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering - Enables tx relaxed ordering,
- *  which is disabled by default in ixgbe_start_hw();
+ * ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering - Enables tx relaxed ordering,
+ * which is disabled by default in ixgbe_start_hw();
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *   Enable relaxed ordering;
+ *  Enable relaxed ordering;
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -277,11 +277,11 @@  void ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs - Clear hardware counters
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs - Clear hardware counters
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears all hardware statistics counters by reading them from the hardware
- *  Statistics counters are clear on read.
+ * Clears all hardware statistics counters by reading them from the hardware
+ * Statistics counters are clear on read.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -290,10 +290,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_media_type - Get media type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_media_type - Get media type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
+ * Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
  **/
 enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -302,14 +302,14 @@  enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_mac_addr - Get MAC address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mac_addr: Adapter MAC address
+ * ixgbe_get_mac_addr - Get MAC address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mac_addr: Adapter MAC address
  *
- *  Reads the adapter's MAC address from the first Receive Address Register
- *  (RAR0) A reset of the adapter must have been performed prior to calling
- *  this function in order for the MAC address to have been loaded from the
- *  EEPROM into RAR0
+ * Reads the adapter's MAC address from the first Receive Address Register
+ * (RAR0) A reset of the adapter must have been performed prior to calling
+ * this function in order for the MAC address to have been loaded from the
+ * EEPROM into RAR0
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mac_addr)
 {
@@ -318,12 +318,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr - Get SAN MAC address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
+ * ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr - Get SAN MAC address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
  *
- *  Reads the SAN MAC address from the EEPROM, if it's available.  This is
- *  per-port, so set_lan_id() must be called before reading the addresses.
+ * Reads the SAN MAC address from the EEPROM, if it's available.  This is
+ * per-port, so set_lan_id() must be called before reading the addresses.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 {
@@ -332,11 +332,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr - Write a SAN MAC address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
+ * ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr - Write a SAN MAC address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
  *
- *  Writes A SAN MAC address to the EEPROM.
+ * Writes A SAN MAC address to the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 {
@@ -345,11 +345,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_device_caps - Get additional device capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @device_caps: the EEPROM word for device capabilities
+ * ixgbe_get_device_caps - Get additional device capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @device_caps: the EEPROM word for device capabilities
  *
- *  Reads the extra device capabilities from the EEPROM
+ * Reads the extra device capabilities from the EEPROM
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_device_caps(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *device_caps)
 {
@@ -358,13 +358,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_device_caps(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *device_caps)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix - Get alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix from the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @wwnn_prefix: the alternative WWNN prefix
- *  @wwpn_prefix: the alternative WWPN prefix
+ * ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix - Get alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @wwnn_prefix: the alternative WWNN prefix
+ * @wwpn_prefix: the alternative WWPN prefix
  *
- *  This function will read the EEPROM from the alternative SAN MAC address
- *  block to check the support for the alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix support.
+ * This function will read the EEPROM from the alternative SAN MAC address
+ * block to check the support for the alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix support.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *wwnn_prefix,
 			 u16 *wwpn_prefix)
@@ -375,11 +375,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *wwnn_prefix,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status -  Get FCOE boot status from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @bs: the fcoe boot status
+ * ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status -  Get FCOE boot status from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @bs: the fcoe boot status
  *
- *  This function will read the FCOE boot status from the iSCSI FCOE block
+ * This function will read the FCOE boot status from the iSCSI FCOE block
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *bs)
 {
@@ -389,10 +389,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *bs)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_bus_info - Set PCI bus info
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_bus_info - Set PCI bus info
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) within the ixgbe_hw structure
+ * Sets the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) within the ixgbe_hw structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_bus_info(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -401,10 +401,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_bus_info(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues - Get Tx queues
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues - Get Tx queues
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the number of transmit queues for the given adapter.
+ * Returns the number of transmit queues for the given adapter.
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -412,10 +412,10 @@  u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues - Get Rx queues
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues - Get Rx queues
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the number of receive queues for the given adapter.
+ * Returns the number of receive queues for the given adapter.
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -423,13 +423,13 @@  u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_stop_adapter - Disable Rx/Tx units
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_stop_adapter - Disable Rx/Tx units
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
- *  disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
- *  the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
- *  state and should not touch the hardware.
+ * Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
+ * disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
+ * the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
+ * state and should not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -438,12 +438,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_pba_string - Reads part number string from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @pba_num: stores the part number string from the EEPROM
- *  @pba_num_size: part number string buffer length
+ * ixgbe_read_pba_string - Reads part number string from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @pba_num: stores the part number string from the EEPROM
+ * @pba_num_size: part number string buffer length
  *
- *  Reads the part number string from the EEPROM.
+ * Reads the part number string from the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_pba_string(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *pba_num, u32 pba_num_size)
 {
@@ -451,11 +451,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_pba_string(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *pba_num, u32 pba_num_size)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_pba_num - Reads part number from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @pba_num: stores the part number from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_pba_num - Reads part number from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @pba_num: stores the part number from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads the part number from the EEPROM.
+ * Reads the part number from the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_pba_num(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *pba_num)
 {
@@ -463,10 +463,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_pba_num(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *pba_num)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_phy - Get PHY type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_phy - Get PHY type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
+ * Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -481,8 +481,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_phy - Perform a PHY reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_phy - Perform a PHY reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -501,9 +501,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version -
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @firmware_version: pointer to firmware version
+ * ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version -
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @firmware_version: pointer to firmware version
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *firmware_version)
 {
@@ -516,13 +516,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *firmware_version)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_phy_reg - Read PHY register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
- *  @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
- *  @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
+ * ixgbe_read_phy_reg - Read PHY register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
+ * @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
+ * @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
  *
- *  Reads a value from a specified PHY register
+ * Reads a value from a specified PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 		       u16 *phy_data)
@@ -535,13 +535,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_phy_reg - Write PHY register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
- *  @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
+ * ixgbe_write_phy_reg - Write PHY register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
+ * @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
  *
- *  Writes a value to specified PHY register
+ * Writes a value to specified PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 			u16 phy_data)
@@ -554,10 +554,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_phy_link - Restart PHY autoneg
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_phy_link - Restart PHY autoneg
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Restart autonegotiation and PHY and waits for completion.
+ * Restart autonegotiation and PHY and waits for completion.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -580,13 +580,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_internal_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_phy_link - Determine link and speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed
- *  @link_up: true when link is up
+ * ixgbe_check_phy_link - Determine link and speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed
+ * @link_up: true when link is up
  *
- *  Reads a PHY register to determine if link is up and the current speed for
- *  the PHY.
+ * Reads a PHY register to determine if link is up and the current speed for
+ * the PHY.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_phy_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 			 bool *link_up)
@@ -596,12 +596,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_phy_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed - Set auto advertise
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed - Set auto advertise
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Sets the auto advertised capabilities
+ * Sets the auto advertised capabilities
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 			       bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -623,13 +623,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_phy_power(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool on)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_link - Get link and speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @link_up: true when link is up
- *  @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
+ * ixgbe_check_link - Get link and speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @link_up: true when link is up
+ * @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
  *
- *  Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
+ * Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 		     bool *link_up, bool link_up_wait_to_complete)
@@ -640,10 +640,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_tx_laser - Disable Tx laser
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_tx_laser - Disable Tx laser
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  If the driver needs to disable the laser on SFI optics.
+ * If the driver needs to disable the laser on SFI optics.
  **/
 void ixgbe_disable_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -652,10 +652,10 @@  void ixgbe_disable_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_tx_laser - Enable Tx laser
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_tx_laser - Enable Tx laser
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  If the driver needs to enable the laser on SFI optics.
+ * If the driver needs to enable the laser on SFI optics.
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -664,12 +664,12 @@  void ixgbe_enable_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_flap_tx_laser - flap Tx laser to start autotry process
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_flap_tx_laser - flap Tx laser to start autotry process
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  When the driver changes the link speeds that it can support then
- *  flap the tx laser to alert the link partner to start autotry
- *  process on its end.
+ * When the driver changes the link speeds that it can support then
+ * flap the tx laser to alert the link partner to start autotry
+ * process on its end.
  **/
 void ixgbe_flap_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -678,13 +678,13 @@  void ixgbe_flap_tx_laser(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_link - Set link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_link - Set link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Configures link settings.  Restarts the link.
- *  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
+ * Configures link settings.  Restarts the link.
+ * Performs autonegotiation if needed.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 		     bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -695,13 +695,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link - Set link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link - Set link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Configures link settings.  Restarts the link.
- *  Performs autonegotiation if needed.
+ * Configures link settings.  Restarts the link.
+ * Performs autonegotiation if needed.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 			 bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -712,12 +712,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_link_capabilities - Returns link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed capabilities
- *  @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
+ * ixgbe_get_link_capabilities - Returns link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed capabilities
+ * @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
  *
- *  Determines the link capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines the link capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 				bool *autoneg)
@@ -727,11 +727,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_on - Turn on LEDs
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to turn on
+ * ixgbe_led_on - Turn on LEDs
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to turn on
  *
- *  Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
+ * Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_on(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -740,11 +740,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_on(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_off - Turn off LEDs
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to turn off
+ * ixgbe_led_off - Turn off LEDs
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to turn off
  *
- *  Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
+ * Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_off(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -753,11 +753,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_off(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_blink_led_start - Blink LEDs
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to blink
+ * ixgbe_blink_led_start - Blink LEDs
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to blink
  *
- *  Blink LED based on index.
+ * Blink LED based on index.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -766,11 +766,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_blink_led_stop - Stop blinking LEDs
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to stop
+ * ixgbe_blink_led_stop - Stop blinking LEDs
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to stop
  *
- *  Stop blinking LED based on index.
+ * Stop blinking LED based on index.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_stop(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -779,11 +779,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_blink_led_stop(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_eeprom_params - Initialize EEPROM parameters
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_eeprom_params - Initialize EEPROM parameters
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
- *  ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
+ * Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
+ * ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -793,14 +793,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eeprom - Write word to EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
- *  @data: 16 bit word to be written to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eeprom - Write word to EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
+ * @data: 16 bit word to be written to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Writes 16 bit value to EEPROM. If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not
- *  called after this function, the EEPROM will most likely contain an
- *  invalid checksum.
+ * Writes 16 bit value to EEPROM. If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not
+ * called after this function, the EEPROM will most likely contain an
+ * invalid checksum.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 {
@@ -809,15 +809,15 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer - Write word(s) to EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
- *  @data: 16 bit word(s) to be written to the EEPROM
- *  @words: number of words
+ * ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer - Write word(s) to EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
+ * @data: 16 bit word(s) to be written to the EEPROM
+ * @words: number of words
  *
- *  Writes 16 bit word(s) to EEPROM. If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not
- *  called after this function, the EEPROM will most likely contain an
- *  invalid checksum.
+ * Writes 16 bit word(s) to EEPROM. If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not
+ * called after this function, the EEPROM will most likely contain an
+ * invalid checksum.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 words,
 			      u16 *data)
@@ -828,12 +828,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 words,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom - Read word from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
- *  @data: read 16 bit value from EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom - Read word from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
+ * @data: read 16 bit value from EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit value from EEPROM
+ * Reads 16 bit value from EEPROM
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 {
@@ -842,13 +842,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer - Read word(s) from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
- *  @data: read 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
- *  @words: number of words
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer - Read word(s) from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
+ * @data: read 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
+ * @words: number of words
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
+ * Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 			     u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -859,11 +859,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum - Validate EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @checksum_val: calculated checksum
+ * ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum - Validate EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @checksum_val: calculated checksum
  *
- *  Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum
+ * Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *checksum_val)
 {
@@ -872,8 +872,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *checksum_val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum - Updates the EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum - Updates the EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -882,13 +882,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_insert_mac_addr - Find a RAR for this mac address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @addr: Address to put into receive address register
- *  @vmdq: VMDq pool to assign
+ * ixgbe_insert_mac_addr - Find a RAR for this mac address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @addr: Address to put into receive address register
+ * @vmdq: VMDq pool to assign
  *
- *  Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register, or
- *  finds the rar that it is aleady in; adds to the pool list
+ * Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register, or
+ * finds the rar that it is aleady in; adds to the pool list
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_insert_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -898,14 +898,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_insert_mac_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_rar - Set Rx address register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: Receive address register to write
- *  @addr: Address to put into receive address register
- *  @vmdq: VMDq "set"
- *  @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
+ * ixgbe_set_rar - Set Rx address register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: Receive address register to write
+ * @addr: Address to put into receive address register
+ * @vmdq: VMDq "set"
+ * @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
  *
- *  Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
+ * Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_rar(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 		  u32 enable_addr)
@@ -915,11 +915,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_rar(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_rar - Clear Rx address register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: Receive address register to write
+ * ixgbe_clear_rar - Clear Rx address register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: Receive address register to write
  *
- *  Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
+ * Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_rar(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -928,10 +928,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_rar(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vmdq - Associate a VMDq index with a receive address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @rar: receive address register index to associate with VMDq index
- *  @vmdq: VMDq set or pool index
+ * ixgbe_set_vmdq - Associate a VMDq index with a receive address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @rar: receive address register index to associate with VMDq index
+ * @vmdq: VMDq set or pool index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -941,9 +941,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac - Associate VMDq index 127 with a receive address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vmdq: VMDq default pool index
+ * ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac - Associate VMDq index 127 with a receive address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vmdq: VMDq default pool index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -952,10 +952,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vmdq - Disassociate a VMDq index from a receive address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @rar: receive address register index to disassociate with VMDq index
- *  @vmdq: VMDq set or pool index
+ * ixgbe_clear_vmdq - Disassociate a VMDq index from a receive address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @rar: receive address register index to disassociate with VMDq index
+ * @vmdq: VMDq set or pool index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -964,12 +964,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_rx_addrs - Initializes receive address filters.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_rx_addrs - Initializes receive address filters.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Places the MAC address in receive address register 0 and clears the rest
- *  of the receive address registers. Clears the multicast table. Assumes
- *  the receiver is in reset when the routine is called.
+ * Places the MAC address in receive address register 0 and clears the rest
+ * of the receive address registers. Clears the multicast table. Assumes
+ * the receiver is in reset when the routine is called.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_rx_addrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -978,8 +978,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_rx_addrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_num_rx_addrs - Returns the number of RAR entries.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_num_rx_addrs - Returns the number of RAR entries.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_get_num_rx_addrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -987,15 +987,15 @@  u32 ixgbe_get_num_rx_addrs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list - Updates the MAC's list of secondary addresses
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
- *  @addr_count: number of addresses
- *  @func: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
+ * ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list - Updates the MAC's list of secondary addresses
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
+ * @addr_count: number of addresses
+ * @func: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
  *
- *  The given list replaces any existing list. Clears the secondary addrs from
- *  receive address registers. Uses unused receive address registers for the
- *  first secondary addresses, and falls back to promiscuous mode as needed.
+ * The given list replaces any existing list. Clears the secondary addrs from
+ * receive address registers. Uses unused receive address registers for the
+ * first secondary addresses, and falls back to promiscuous mode as needed.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr_list,
 			      u32 addr_count, ixgbe_mc_addr_itr func)
@@ -1006,17 +1006,17 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr_list,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list - Updates the MAC's list of multicast addresses
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mc_addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
- *  @mc_addr_count: number of addresses
- *  @func: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
- *  @clear: flag, when set clears the table beforehand
+ * ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list - Updates the MAC's list of multicast addresses
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mc_addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
+ * @mc_addr_count: number of addresses
+ * @func: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
+ * @clear: flag, when set clears the table beforehand
  *
- *  The given list replaces any existing list. Clears the MC addrs from receive
- *  address registers and the multicast table. Uses unused receive address
- *  registers for the first multicast addresses, and hashes the rest into the
- *  multicast table.
+ * The given list replaces any existing list. Clears the MC addrs from receive
+ * address registers and the multicast table. Uses unused receive address
+ * registers for the first multicast addresses, and hashes the rest into the
+ * multicast table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 			      u32 mc_addr_count, ixgbe_mc_addr_itr func,
@@ -1028,10 +1028,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_mc - Enable multicast address in RAR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_mc - Enable multicast address in RAR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
+ * Enables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_mc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1040,10 +1040,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_mc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_mc - Disable multicast address in RAR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_mc - Disable multicast address in RAR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
+ * Disables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_disable_mc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1052,10 +1052,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_disable_mc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vfta - Clear VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_clear_vfta - Clear VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
+ * Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1064,14 +1064,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vfta - Set VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
- *  @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating the default pool is okay
+ * ixgbe_set_vfta - Set VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
+ * @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating the default pool is okay
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
+ * Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vfta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind, bool vlan_on,
 		   bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -1081,17 +1081,17 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vfta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind, bool vlan_on,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vlvf - Set VLAN Pool Filter
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
- *  @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VLVF
- *  @vfta_delta: pointer to the difference between the current value of VFTA
+ * ixgbe_set_vlvf - Set VLAN Pool Filter
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
+ * @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VLVF
+ * @vfta_delta: pointer to the difference between the current value of VFTA
  *		 and the desired value
- *  @vfta: the desired value of the VFTA
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating the default pool is okay
+ * @vfta: the desired value of the VFTA
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating the default pool is okay
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified bit in VLVF table.
+ * Turn on/off specified bit in VLVF table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vlvf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind, bool vlan_on,
 		   u32 *vfta_delta, u32 vfta, bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -1102,10 +1102,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vlvf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind, bool vlan_on,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_enable - Enable flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_enable - Enable flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configures the flow control settings based on SW configuration.
+ * Configures the flow control settings based on SW configuration.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_fc_enable(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1114,10 +1114,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_fc_enable(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_fc - Set up flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_fc - Set up flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Called at init time to set up flow control.
+ * Called at init time to set up flow control.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_fc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1145,10 +1145,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 maj, u8 min, u8 build,
 
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data - Gathers thermal sensor data
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data - Gathers thermal sensor data
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Updates the temperatures in mac.thermal_sensor_data
+ * Updates the temperatures in mac.thermal_sensor_data
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1157,10 +1157,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh - Inits thermal sensor thresholds
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh - Inits thermal sensor thresholds
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Inits the thermal sensor thresholds according to the NVM map
+ * Inits the thermal sensor thresholds according to the NVM map
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1169,11 +1169,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_config - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_config - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configure DMA coalescing. If enabling dmac, dmac is activated.
- *  When disabling dmac, dmac enable dmac bit is cleared.
+ * Configure DMA coalescing. If enabling dmac, dmac is activated.
+ * When disabling dmac, dmac enable dmac bit is cleared.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_config(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1182,10 +1182,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_config(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables dmac, updates per TC settings, and then enable dmac.
+ * Disables dmac, updates per TC settings, and then enable dmac.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1194,11 +1194,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs - Configure DMA Coalescing registers.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configure DMA coalescing threshold per TC and set high priority bit for
- *  FCOE TC. The dmac enable bit must be cleared before configuring.
+ * Configure DMA coalescing threshold per TC and set high priority bit for
+ * FCOE TC. The dmac enable bit must be cleared before configuring.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1207,13 +1207,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_eee - Enable/disable EEE support
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @enable_eee: boolean flag to enable EEE
+ * ixgbe_setup_eee - Enable/disable EEE support
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @enable_eee: boolean flag to enable EEE
  *
- *  Enable/disable EEE based on enable_ee flag.
- *  Auto-negotiation must be started after BASE-T EEE bits in PHY register 7.3C
- *  are modified.
+ * Enable/disable EEE based on enable_ee flag.
+ * Auto-negotiation must be started after BASE-T EEE bits in PHY register 7.3C
+ * are modified.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_eee(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable_eee)
@@ -1236,10 +1236,10 @@  void ixgbe_set_source_address_pruning(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable Ethertype anti-spoofing
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @enable: enable or disable switch for Ethertype anti-spoofing
- *  @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @enable: enable or disable switch for Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for Ethertype anti-spoofing
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
@@ -1249,13 +1249,13 @@  void ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg - Read 32 bit PHY register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
- *  @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
- *  @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
+ * ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg - Read 32 bit PHY register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
+ * @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
+ * @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
  *
- *  Reads a value from a specified PHY register
+ * Reads a value from a specified PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			   u32 device_type, u32 *phy_data)
@@ -1265,13 +1265,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg - Write 32 bit register through IOSF Sideband
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
- *  @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
+ * ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg - Write 32 bit register through IOSF Sideband
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: type of device you want to communicate with
+ * @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
  *
- *  Writes a value to specified PHY register
+ * Writes a value to specified PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			    u32 device_type, u32 phy_data)
@@ -1281,8 +1281,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_mdd - Disable malicious driver detection
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_mdd - Disable malicious driver detection
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_disable_mdd(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -1292,8 +1292,8 @@  void ixgbe_disable_mdd(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_mdd - Enable malicious driver detection
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_mdd - Enable malicious driver detection
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_mdd(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -1303,9 +1303,9 @@  void ixgbe_enable_mdd(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_mdd_event - Handle malicious driver detection event
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vf_bitmap: vf bitmap of malicious vfs
+ * ixgbe_mdd_event - Handle malicious driver detection event
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vf_bitmap: vf bitmap of malicious vfs
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_mdd_event(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *vf_bitmap)
@@ -1315,10 +1315,10 @@  void ixgbe_mdd_event(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *vf_bitmap)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf - Restore VF that was disabled during malicious driver
- *  detection event
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vf: vf index
+ * ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf - Restore VF that was disabled during malicious driver
+ * detection event
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vf: vf index
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vf)
@@ -1328,8 +1328,8 @@  void ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vf)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fw_recovery_mode - Check if in FW NVM recovery mode
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fw_recovery_mode - Check if in FW NVM recovery mode
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 bool ixgbe_fw_recovery_mode(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -1340,8 +1340,8 @@  bool ixgbe_fw_recovery_mode(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enter_lplu - Transition to low power states
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enter_lplu - Transition to low power states
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  * Configures Low Power Link Up on transition to low power states
  * (from D0 to non-D0).
@@ -1370,12 +1370,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_handle_lasi(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_analog_reg8 - Reads 8 bit analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: analog register to read
- *  @val: read value
+ * ixgbe_read_analog_reg8 - Reads 8 bit analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: analog register to read
+ * @val: read value
  *
- *  Performs write operation to analog register specified.
+ * Performs write operation to analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 {
@@ -1384,12 +1384,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_analog_reg8(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 *val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_analog_reg8 - Writes 8 bit analog register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg: analog register to write
- *  @val: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_analog_reg8 - Writes 8 bit analog register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg: analog register to write
+ * @val: value to write
  *
- *  Performs write operation to Atlas analog register specified.
+ * Performs write operation to Atlas analog register specified.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 {
@@ -1398,11 +1398,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_analog_reg8(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg, u8 val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_uta_tables - Initializes Unicast Table Arrays.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_uta_tables - Initializes Unicast Table Arrays.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initializes the Unicast Table Arrays to zero on device load.  This
- *  is part of the Rx init addr execution path.
+ * Initializes the Unicast Table Arrays to zero on device load.  This
+ * is part of the Rx init addr execution path.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_uta_tables(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1411,13 +1411,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_uta_tables(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte - Reads 8 bit word over I2C at specified device address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: I2C bus address to read from
- *  @data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte - Reads 8 bit word over I2C at specified device address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: I2C bus address to read from
+ * @data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 dev_addr,
 			u8 *data)
@@ -1427,13 +1427,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 dev_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_unlocked - Reads 8 bit word via I2C from device address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: I2C bus address to read from
- *  @data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_unlocked - Reads 8 bit word via I2C from device address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: I2C bus address to read from
+ * @data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				 u8 dev_addr, u8 *data)
@@ -1474,14 +1474,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_link_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 addr, u16 reg, u16 *val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: I2C bus address to write to
- *  @data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: I2C bus address to write to
+ * @data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface
- *  at a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface
+ * at a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 dev_addr,
 			 u8 data)
@@ -1491,14 +1491,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 dev_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_unlocked - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: I2C bus address to write to
- *  @data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_unlocked - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: I2C bus address to write to
+ * @data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface
- *  at a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface
+ * at a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				  u8 dev_addr, u8 data)
@@ -1539,12 +1539,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_link_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 addr, u16 reg, u16 val)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom - Writes 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to write
- *  @eeprom_data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom - Writes 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to write
+ * @eeprom_data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 			   u8 byte_offset, u8 eeprom_data)
@@ -1555,12 +1555,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom - Reads 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
- *  @eeprom_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom - Reads 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
+ * @eeprom_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 *eeprom_data)
 {
@@ -1570,10 +1570,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset, u8 *eeprom_data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1582,11 +1582,11 @@  u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_rx_dma - Enables Rx DMA unit, dependent on device specifics
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @regval: bitfield to write to the Rx DMA register
+ * ixgbe_enable_rx_dma - Enables Rx DMA unit, dependent on device specifics
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @regval: bitfield to write to the Rx DMA register
  *
- *  Enables the Rx DMA unit of the device.
+ * Enables the Rx DMA unit of the device.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 {
@@ -1595,10 +1595,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path - Stops the receive data path
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path - Stops the receive data path
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Stops the receive data path.
+ * Stops the receive data path.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1607,10 +1607,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path - Enables the receive data path
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path - Enables the receive data path
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enables the receive data path.
+ * Enables the receive data path.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1619,12 +1619,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_swfw_semaphore - Acquire SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
+ * ixgbe_acquire_swfw_semaphore - Acquire SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
  *
- *  Acquires the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register for the specified
- *  function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
+ * Acquires the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register for the specified
+ * function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -1633,12 +1633,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_semaphore - Release SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_semaphore - Release SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
  *
- *  Releases the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register for the specified
- *  function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
+ * Releases the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register for the specified
+ * function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
  **/
 void ixgbe_release_swfw_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -1647,13 +1647,13 @@  void ixgbe_release_swfw_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_swfw_semaphore - Clean up SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_swfw_semaphore - Clean up SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Attempts to acquire the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register.
- *  Regardless of whether is succeeds or not it then release the semaphore.
- *  This is function is called to recover from catastrophic failures that
- *  may have left the semaphore locked.
+ * Attempts to acquire the SWFW semaphore through SW_FW_SYNC register.
+ * Regardless of whether is succeeds or not it then release the semaphore.
+ * This is function is called to recover from catastrophic failures that
+ * may have left the semaphore locked.
  **/
 void ixgbe_init_swfw_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1675,11 +1675,11 @@  void ixgbe_enable_rx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed to set
+ * ixgbe_set_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed to set
  *
- *  Set module link speed via the rate select.
+ * Set module link speed via the rate select.
  */
 void ixgbe_set_rate_select_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_common.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_common.c
index 2d848a02b..459498c7d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_common.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_common.c
@@ -31,10 +31,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_detect_eeprom_page_size_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 						 u16 offset);
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_generic - Inits function ptrs
- *  @hw: pointer to the hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_generic - Inits function ptrs
+ * @hw: pointer to the hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers.
+ * Initialize the function pointers.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -194,10 +194,10 @@  bool ixgbe_device_supports_autoneg_fc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_fc_generic - Set up flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_fc_generic - Set up flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Called at init time to set up flow control.
+ * Called at init time to set up flow control.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_fc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -349,13 +349,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_fc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_generic - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_generic - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type, clears
- *  all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers, multicast
- *  table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set up link and flow control
- *  settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled and uninitialized
+ * Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type, clears
+ * all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers, multicast
+ * table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set up link and flow control
+ * settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled and uninitialized
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -412,14 +412,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_gen2 - Init sequence for common device family
- *  @hw: pointer to hw structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_gen2 - Init sequence for common device family
+ * @hw: pointer to hw structure
  *
  * Performs the init sequence common to the second generation
  * of 10 GbE devices.
  * Devices in the second generation:
- *     82599
- *     X540
+ *    82599
+ *    X540
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_gen2(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -451,14 +451,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_gen2(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_hw_generic - Generic hardware initialization
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_hw_generic - Generic hardware initialization
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the hardware by resetting the hardware, filling the bus info
- *  structure and media type, clears all on chip counters, initializes receive
- *  address registers, multicast table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set
- *  up link and flow control settings, and leaves transmit and receive units
- *  disabled and uninitialized
+ * Initialize the hardware by resetting the hardware, filling the bus info
+ * structure and media type, clears all on chip counters, initializes receive
+ * address registers, multicast table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set
+ * up link and flow control settings, and leaves transmit and receive units
+ * disabled and uninitialized
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_hw_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -485,11 +485,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_hw_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs_generic - Generic clear hardware counters
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs_generic - Generic clear hardware counters
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears all hardware statistics counters by reading them from the hardware
- *  Statistics counters are clear on read.
+ * Clears all hardware statistics counters by reading them from the hardware
+ * Statistics counters are clear on read.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -599,12 +599,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_hw_cntrs_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_pba_string_generic - Reads part number string from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @pba_num: stores the part number string from the EEPROM
- *  @pba_num_size: part number string buffer length
+ * ixgbe_read_pba_string_generic - Reads part number string from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @pba_num: stores the part number string from the EEPROM
+ * @pba_num_size: part number string buffer length
  *
- *  Reads the part number string from the EEPROM.
+ * Reads the part number string from the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_pba_string_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *pba_num,
 				  u32 pba_num_size)
@@ -710,11 +710,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_pba_string_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *pba_num,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_pba_num_generic - Reads part number from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @pba_num: stores the part number from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_pba_num_generic - Reads part number from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @pba_num: stores the part number from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads the part number from the EEPROM.
+ * Reads the part number from the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_pba_num_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *pba_num)
 {
@@ -744,15 +744,15 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_pba_num_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *pba_num)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_pba_raw
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
- *  @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
- *  @max_pba_block_size: PBA block size limit
- *  @pba: pointer to output PBA structure
+ * ixgbe_read_pba_raw
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
+ * @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
+ * @max_pba_block_size: PBA block size limit
+ * @pba: pointer to output PBA structure
  *
- *  Reads PBA from EEPROM image when eeprom_buf is not NULL.
- *  Reads PBA from physical EEPROM device when eeprom_buf is NULL.
+ * Reads PBA from EEPROM image when eeprom_buf is not NULL.
+ * Reads PBA from physical EEPROM device when eeprom_buf is NULL.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_pba_raw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
@@ -814,14 +814,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_pba_raw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_pba_raw
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
- *  @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
- *  @pba: pointer to PBA structure
+ * ixgbe_write_pba_raw
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
+ * @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
+ * @pba: pointer to PBA structure
  *
- *  Writes PBA to EEPROM image when eeprom_buf is not NULL.
- *  Writes PBA to physical EEPROM device when eeprom_buf is NULL.
+ * Writes PBA to EEPROM image when eeprom_buf is not NULL.
+ * Writes PBA to physical EEPROM device when eeprom_buf is NULL.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_pba_raw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
@@ -872,15 +872,15 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_pba_raw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_pba_block_size
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
- *  @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
- *  @pba_data_size: pointer to output variable
+ * ixgbe_get_pba_block_size
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @eeprom_buf: optional pointer to EEPROM image
+ * @eeprom_buf_size: size of EEPROM image in words
+ * @pba_data_size: pointer to output variable
  *
- *  Returns the size of the PBA block in words. Function operates on EEPROM
- *  image if the eeprom_buf pointer is not NULL otherwise it accesses physical
- *  EEPROM device.
+ * Returns the size of the PBA block in words. Function operates on EEPROM
+ * image if the eeprom_buf pointer is not NULL otherwise it accesses physical
+ * EEPROM device.
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_pba_block_size(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
@@ -933,13 +933,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_pba_block_size(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *eeprom_buf,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_mac_addr_generic - Generic get MAC address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mac_addr: Adapter MAC address
+ * ixgbe_get_mac_addr_generic - Generic get MAC address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mac_addr: Adapter MAC address
  *
- *  Reads the adapter's MAC address from first Receive Address Register (RAR0)
- *  A reset of the adapter must be performed prior to calling this function
- *  in order for the MAC address to have been loaded from the EEPROM into RAR0
+ * Reads the adapter's MAC address from first Receive Address Register (RAR0)
+ * A reset of the adapter must be performed prior to calling this function
+ * in order for the MAC address to have been loaded from the EEPROM into RAR0
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mac_addr)
 {
@@ -962,11 +962,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_pci_config_data_generic - Generic store PCI bus info
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @link_status: the link status returned by the PCI config space
+ * ixgbe_set_pci_config_data_generic - Generic store PCI bus info
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @link_status: the link status returned by the PCI config space
  *
- *  Stores the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) within the ixgbe_hw structure
+ * Stores the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) within the ixgbe_hw structure
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_pci_config_data_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 link_status)
 {
@@ -1012,11 +1012,11 @@  void ixgbe_set_pci_config_data_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 link_status)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_bus_info_generic - Generic set PCI bus info
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_bus_info_generic - Generic set PCI bus info
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Gets the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) then calls helper function to
- *  store this data within the ixgbe_hw structure.
+ * Gets the PCI bus info (speed, width, type) then calls helper function to
+ * store this data within the ixgbe_hw structure.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_bus_info_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1033,12 +1033,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_bus_info_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie - Set LAN id for PCIe multiple port devices
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie - Set LAN id for PCIe multiple port devices
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  Determines the LAN function id by reading memory-mapped registers and swaps
- *  the port value if requested, and set MAC instance for devices that share
- *  CS4227.
+ * Determines the LAN function id by reading memory-mapped registers and swaps
+ * the port value if requested, and set MAC instance for devices that share
+ * CS4227.
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1066,13 +1066,13 @@  void ixgbe_set_lan_id_multi_port_pcie(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_stop_adapter_generic - Generic stop Tx/Rx units
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_stop_adapter_generic - Generic stop Tx/Rx units
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
- *  disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
- *  the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
- *  state and should not touch the hardware.
+ * Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
+ * disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
+ * the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
+ * state and should not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1120,11 +1120,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_led_link_act_generic - Store the LED index link/activity.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_led_link_act_generic - Store the LED index link/activity.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Store the index for the link active LED. This will be used to support
- *  blinking the LED.
+ * Store the index for the link active LED. This will be used to support
+ * blinking the LED.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_led_link_act_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1161,9 +1161,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_led_link_act_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_on_generic - Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to turn on
+ * ixgbe_led_on_generic - Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to turn on
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_on_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -1184,9 +1184,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_on_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_off_generic - Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to turn off
+ * ixgbe_led_off_generic - Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to turn off
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_off_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -1207,11 +1207,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_off_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_generic - Initialize EEPROM params
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_generic - Initialize EEPROM params
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
- *  ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
+ * Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
+ * ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1260,13 +1260,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic - Write EEPROM using bit-bang
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to write
- *  @words: number of word(s)
- *  @data: 16 bit word(s) to write to EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic - Write EEPROM using bit-bang
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to write
+ * @words: number of word(s)
+ * @data: 16 bit word(s) to write to EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
+ * Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 					       u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1316,14 +1316,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang - Writes 16 bit word(s) to EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
- *  @words: number of word(s)
- *  @data: 16 bit word(s) to be written to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang - Writes 16 bit word(s) to EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
+ * @words: number of word(s)
+ * @data: 16 bit word(s) to be written to the EEPROM
  *
- *  If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not called after this function, the
- *  EEPROM will most likely contain an invalid checksum.
+ * If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not called after this function, the
+ * EEPROM will most likely contain an invalid checksum.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 					      u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1399,13 +1399,13 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eeprom_generic - Writes 16 bit value to EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
- *  @data: 16 bit word to be written to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eeprom_generic - Writes 16 bit value to EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be written to
+ * @data: 16 bit word to be written to the EEPROM
  *
- *  If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not called after this function, the
- *  EEPROM will most likely contain an invalid checksum.
+ * If ixgbe_eeprom_update_checksum is not called after this function, the
+ * EEPROM will most likely contain an invalid checksum.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 {
@@ -1427,13 +1427,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eeprom_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic - Read EEPROM using bit-bang
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
- *  @data: read 16 bit words(s) from EEPROM
- *  @words: number of word(s)
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic - Read EEPROM using bit-bang
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
+ * @data: read 16 bit words(s) from EEPROM
+ * @words: number of word(s)
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
+ * Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 					      u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1476,13 +1476,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang - Read EEPROM using bit-bang
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
- *  @words: number of word(s)
- *  @data: read 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang - Read EEPROM using bit-bang
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
+ * @words: number of word(s)
+ * @data: read 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
+ * Reads 16 bit word(s) from EEPROM through bit-bang method
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 					     u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1534,12 +1534,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_buffer_bit_bang(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eeprom_bit_bang_generic - Read EEPROM word using bit-bang
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
- *  @data: read 16 bit value from EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eeprom_bit_bang_generic - Read EEPROM word using bit-bang
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be read
+ * @data: read 16 bit value from EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads 16 bit value from EEPROM through bit-bang method
+ * Reads 16 bit value from EEPROM through bit-bang method
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 				       u16 *data)
@@ -1562,13 +1562,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eeprom_bit_bang_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_generic - Read EEPROM word(s) using EERD
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @words: number of word(s)
- *  @data: 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_generic - Read EEPROM word(s) using EERD
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @words: number of word(s)
+ * @data: 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 				   u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1613,13 +1613,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_detect_eeprom_page_size_generic - Detect EEPROM page size
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be used as a scratch pad
+ * ixgbe_detect_eeprom_page_size_generic - Detect EEPROM page size
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset within the EEPROM to be used as a scratch pad
  *
- *  Discover EEPROM page size by writing marching data at given offset.
- *  This function is called only when we are writing a new large buffer
- *  at given offset so the data would be overwritten anyway.
+ * Discover EEPROM page size by writing marching data at given offset.
+ * This function is called only when we are writing a new large buffer
+ * at given offset so the data would be overwritten anyway.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_detect_eeprom_page_size_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 						 u16 offset)
@@ -1657,12 +1657,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_detect_eeprom_page_size_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eerd_generic - Read EEPROM word using EERD
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @data: word read from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eerd_generic - Read EEPROM word using EERD
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @data: word read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 {
@@ -1670,13 +1670,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_generic - Write EEPROM word(s) using EEWR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @words: number of word(s)
- *  @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_generic - Write EEPROM word(s) using EEWR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @words: number of word(s)
+ * @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
+ * Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 				    u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -1726,12 +1726,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eewr_generic - Write EEPROM word using EEWR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @data: word write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eewr_generic - Write EEPROM word using EEWR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @data: word write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
+ * Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 {
@@ -1739,12 +1739,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_poll_eerd_eewr_done - Poll EERD read or EEWR write status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @ee_reg: EEPROM flag for polling
+ * ixgbe_poll_eerd_eewr_done - Poll EERD read or EEWR write status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @ee_reg: EEPROM flag for polling
  *
- *  Polls the status bit (bit 1) of the EERD or EEWR to determine when the
- *  read or write is done respectively.
+ * Polls the status bit (bit 1) of the EERD or EEWR to determine when the
+ * read or write is done respectively.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_poll_eerd_eewr_done(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 ee_reg)
 {
@@ -1775,11 +1775,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_poll_eerd_eewr_done(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 ee_reg)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_eeprom - Acquire EEPROM using bit-bang
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_acquire_eeprom - Acquire EEPROM using bit-bang
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Prepares EEPROM for access using bit-bang method. This function should
- *  be called before issuing a command to the EEPROM.
+ * Prepares EEPROM for access using bit-bang method. This function should
+ * be called before issuing a command to the EEPROM.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_acquire_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1830,10 +1830,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_acquire_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_eeprom_semaphore - Get hardware semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_eeprom_semaphore - Get hardware semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the hardware semaphores so EEPROM access can occur for bit-bang method
+ * Sets the hardware semaphores so EEPROM access can occur for bit-bang method
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_eeprom_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1921,10 +1921,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_eeprom_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_eeprom_semaphore - Release hardware semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_release_eeprom_semaphore - Release hardware semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This function clears hardware semaphore bits.
+ * This function clears hardware semaphore bits.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_release_eeprom_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1941,8 +1941,8 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_release_eeprom_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_ready_eeprom - Polls for EEPROM ready
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_ready_eeprom - Polls for EEPROM ready
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_ready_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1982,8 +1982,8 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_ready_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_standby_eeprom - Returns EEPROM to a "standby" state
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_standby_eeprom - Returns EEPROM to a "standby" state
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_standby_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2005,10 +2005,10 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_standby_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_shift_out_eeprom_bits - Shift data bits out to the EEPROM.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @data: data to send to the EEPROM
- *  @count: number of bits to shift out
+ * ixgbe_shift_out_eeprom_bits - Shift data bits out to the EEPROM.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @data: data to send to the EEPROM
+ * @count: number of bits to shift out
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_shift_out_eeprom_bits(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 data,
 					u16 count)
@@ -2062,9 +2062,9 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_shift_out_eeprom_bits(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 data,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_shift_in_eeprom_bits - Shift data bits in from the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @count: number of bits to shift
+ * ixgbe_shift_in_eeprom_bits - Shift data bits in from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @count: number of bits to shift
  **/
 STATIC u16 ixgbe_shift_in_eeprom_bits(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 count)
 {
@@ -2102,9 +2102,9 @@  STATIC u16 ixgbe_shift_in_eeprom_bits(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 count)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_raise_eeprom_clk - Raises the EEPROM's clock input.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @eec: EEC register's current value
+ * ixgbe_raise_eeprom_clk - Raises the EEPROM's clock input.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @eec: EEC register's current value
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_raise_eeprom_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *eec)
 {
@@ -2121,9 +2121,9 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_raise_eeprom_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *eec)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_lower_eeprom_clk - Lowers the EEPROM's clock input.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @eec: EEC's current value
+ * ixgbe_lower_eeprom_clk - Lowers the EEPROM's clock input.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @eec: EEC's current value
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_lower_eeprom_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *eec)
 {
@@ -2140,8 +2140,8 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_lower_eeprom_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *eec)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_eeprom - Release EEPROM, release semaphores
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_release_eeprom - Release EEPROM, release semaphores
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_release_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2170,10 +2170,10 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_release_eeprom(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_generic - Calculates and returns the checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_generic - Calculates and returns the checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
+ * Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2229,12 +2229,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_generic - Validate EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @checksum_val: calculated checksum
+ * ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_generic - Validate EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @checksum_val: calculated checksum
  *
- *  Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
- *  caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
+ * Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
+ * caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					   u16 *checksum_val)
@@ -2281,8 +2281,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_generic - Updates the EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_generic - Updates the EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2313,10 +2313,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_mac_addr - Validate MAC address
- *  @mac_addr: pointer to MAC address.
+ * ixgbe_validate_mac_addr - Validate MAC address
+ * @mac_addr: pointer to MAC address.
  *
- *  Tests a MAC address to ensure it is a valid Individual Address.
+ * Tests a MAC address to ensure it is a valid Individual Address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_validate_mac_addr(u8 *mac_addr)
 {
@@ -2339,14 +2339,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_validate_mac_addr(u8 *mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_rar_generic - Set Rx address register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: Receive address register to write
- *  @addr: Address to put into receive address register
- *  @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
- *  @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
+ * ixgbe_set_rar_generic - Set Rx address register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: Receive address register to write
+ * @addr: Address to put into receive address register
+ * @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
+ * @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
  *
- *  Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
+ * Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_rar_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 			  u32 enable_addr)
@@ -2393,11 +2393,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_rar_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_rar_generic - Remove Rx address register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: Receive address register to write
+ * ixgbe_clear_rar_generic - Remove Rx address register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: Receive address register to write
  *
- *  Clears an ethernet address from a receive address register.
+ * Clears an ethernet address from a receive address register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_rar_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -2431,12 +2431,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_rar_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_rx_addrs_generic - Initializes receive address filters.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_rx_addrs_generic - Initializes receive address filters.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Places the MAC address in receive address register 0 and clears the rest
- *  of the receive address registers. Clears the multicast table. Assumes
- *  the receiver is in reset when the routine is called.
+ * Places the MAC address in receive address register 0 and clears the rest
+ * of the receive address registers. Clears the multicast table. Assumes
+ * the receiver is in reset when the routine is called.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_rx_addrs_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2500,12 +2500,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_rx_addrs_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_add_uc_addr - Adds a secondary unicast address.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @addr: new address
- *  @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
+ * ixgbe_add_uc_addr - Adds a secondary unicast address.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @addr: new address
+ * @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
  *
- *  Adds it to unused receive address register or goes into promiscuous mode.
+ * Adds it to unused receive address register or goes into promiscuous mode.
  **/
 void ixgbe_add_uc_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -2534,18 +2534,18 @@  void ixgbe_add_uc_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list_generic - Updates MAC list of secondary addresses
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @addr_list: the list of new addresses
- *  @addr_count: number of addresses
- *  @next: iterator function to walk the address list
+ * ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list_generic - Updates MAC list of secondary addresses
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @addr_list: the list of new addresses
+ * @addr_count: number of addresses
+ * @next: iterator function to walk the address list
  *
- *  The given list replaces any existing list.  Clears the secondary addrs from
- *  receive address registers.  Uses unused receive address registers for the
- *  first secondary addresses, and falls back to promiscuous mode as needed.
+ * The given list replaces any existing list.  Clears the secondary addrs from
+ * receive address registers.  Uses unused receive address registers for the
+ * first secondary addresses, and falls back to promiscuous mode as needed.
  *
- *  Drivers using secondary unicast addresses must set user_set_promisc when
- *  manually putting the device into promiscuous mode.
+ * Drivers using secondary unicast addresses must set user_set_promisc when
+ * manually putting the device into promiscuous mode.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr_list,
 				      u32 addr_count, ixgbe_mc_addr_itr next)
@@ -2604,16 +2604,16 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_uc_addr_list_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr_list,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_mta_vector - Determines bit-vector in multicast table to set
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mc_addr: the multicast address
+ * ixgbe_mta_vector - Determines bit-vector in multicast table to set
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mc_addr: the multicast address
  *
- *  Extracts the 12 bits, from a multicast address, to determine which
- *  bit-vector to set in the multicast table. The hardware uses 12 bits, from
- *  incoming rx multicast addresses, to determine the bit-vector to check in
- *  the MTA. Which of the 4 combination, of 12-bits, the hardware uses is set
- *  by the MO field of the MCSTCTRL. The MO field is set during initialization
- *  to mc_filter_type.
+ * Extracts the 12 bits, from a multicast address, to determine which
+ * bit-vector to set in the multicast table. The hardware uses 12 bits, from
+ * incoming rx multicast addresses, to determine the bit-vector to check in
+ * the MTA. Which of the 4 combination, of 12-bits, the hardware uses is set
+ * by the MO field of the MCSTCTRL. The MO field is set during initialization
+ * to mc_filter_type.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_mta_vector(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr)
 {
@@ -2646,11 +2646,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_mta_vector(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_mta - Set bit-vector in multicast table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mc_addr: Multicast address
+ * ixgbe_set_mta - Set bit-vector in multicast table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mc_addr: Multicast address
  *
- *  Sets the bit-vector in the multicast table.
+ * Sets the bit-vector in the multicast table.
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_mta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr)
 {
@@ -2680,15 +2680,15 @@  void ixgbe_set_mta(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_generic - Updates MAC list of multicast addresses
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mc_addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
- *  @mc_addr_count: number of addresses
- *  @next: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
- *  @clear: flag, when set clears the table beforehand
+ * ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_generic - Updates MAC list of multicast addresses
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mc_addr_list: the list of new multicast addresses
+ * @mc_addr_count: number of addresses
+ * @next: iterator function to walk the multicast address list
+ * @clear: flag, when set clears the table beforehand
  *
- *  When the clear flag is set, the given list replaces any existing list.
- *  Hashes the given addresses into the multicast table.
+ * When the clear flag is set, the given list replaces any existing list.
+ * Hashes the given addresses into the multicast table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 				      u32 mc_addr_count, ixgbe_mc_addr_itr next,
@@ -2732,10 +2732,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_mc_generic - Enable multicast address in RAR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_mc_generic - Enable multicast address in RAR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
+ * Enables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_mc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2751,10 +2751,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_mc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_mc_generic - Disable multicast address in RAR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_mc_generic - Disable multicast address in RAR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
+ * Disables multicast address in RAR and the use of the multicast hash table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_disable_mc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2769,10 +2769,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_disable_mc_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_enable_generic - Enable flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_enable_generic - Enable flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to the current settings.
+ * Enable flow control according to the current settings.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_fc_enable_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2902,17 +2902,17 @@  s32 ixgbe_fc_enable_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_negotiate_fc - Negotiate flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @adv_reg: flow control advertised settings
- *  @lp_reg: link partner's flow control settings
- *  @adv_sym: symmetric pause bit in advertisement
- *  @adv_asm: asymmetric pause bit in advertisement
- *  @lp_sym: symmetric pause bit in link partner advertisement
- *  @lp_asm: asymmetric pause bit in link partner advertisement
+ * ixgbe_negotiate_fc - Negotiate flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @adv_reg: flow control advertised settings
+ * @lp_reg: link partner's flow control settings
+ * @adv_sym: symmetric pause bit in advertisement
+ * @adv_asm: asymmetric pause bit in advertisement
+ * @lp_sym: symmetric pause bit in link partner advertisement
+ * @lp_asm: asymmetric pause bit in link partner advertisement
  *
- *  Find the intersection between advertised settings and link partner's
- *  advertised settings
+ * Find the intersection between advertised settings and link partner's
+ * advertised settings
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_negotiate_fc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 adv_reg, u32 lp_reg,
 		       u32 adv_sym, u32 adv_asm, u32 lp_sym, u32 lp_asm)
@@ -2956,10 +2956,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_negotiate_fc(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 adv_reg, u32 lp_reg,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber - Enable flow control on 1 gig fiber
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber - Enable flow control on 1 gig fiber
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according on 1 gig fiber.
+ * Enable flow control according on 1 gig fiber.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2993,10 +2993,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
+ * Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3037,10 +3037,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_copper - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_copper - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
+ * Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_copper(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3061,11 +3061,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_copper(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg - Configure flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg - Configure flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Compares our advertised flow control capabilities to those advertised by
- *  our link partner, and determines the proper flow control mode to use.
+ * Compares our advertised flow control capabilities to those advertised by
+ * our link partner, and determines the proper flow control mode to use.
  **/
 void ixgbe_fc_autoneg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3173,13 +3173,13 @@  STATIC u32 ixgbe_pcie_timeout_poll(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_pcie_master - Disable PCI-express master access
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_pcie_master - Disable PCI-express master access
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables PCI-Express master access and verifies there are no pending
- *  requests. IXGBE_ERR_MASTER_REQUESTS_PENDING is returned if master disable
- *  bit hasn't caused the master requests to be disabled, else IXGBE_SUCCESS
- *  is returned signifying master requests disabled.
+ * Disables PCI-Express master access and verifies there are no pending
+ * requests. IXGBE_ERR_MASTER_REQUESTS_PENDING is returned if master disable
+ * bit hasn't caused the master requests to be disabled, else IXGBE_SUCCESS
+ * is returned signifying master requests disabled.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_disable_pcie_master(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3241,12 +3241,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_disable_pcie_master(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync - Acquire SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
+ * ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync - Acquire SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
  *
- *  Acquires the SWFW semaphore through the GSSR register for the specified
- *  function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
+ * Acquires the SWFW semaphore through the GSSR register for the specified
+ * function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -3288,12 +3288,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_sync - Release SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_sync - Release SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
  *
- *  Releases the SWFW semaphore through the GSSR register for the specified
- *  function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
+ * Releases the SWFW semaphore through the GSSR register for the specified
+ * function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EEPROM, Flash)
  **/
 void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -3312,11 +3312,11 @@  void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path_generic - Stops the receive data path
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path_generic - Stops the receive data path
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Stops the receive data path and waits for the HW to internally empty
- *  the Rx security block
+ * Stops the receive data path and waits for the HW to internally empty
+ * the Rx security block
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3349,12 +3349,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_disable_sec_rx_path_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  prot_autoc_read_generic - Hides MAC differences needed for AUTOC read
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @locked: bool to indicate whether the SW/FW lock was taken
- *  @reg_val: Value we read from AUTOC
+ * prot_autoc_read_generic - Hides MAC differences needed for AUTOC read
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @locked: bool to indicate whether the SW/FW lock was taken
+ * @reg_val: Value we read from AUTOC
  *
- *  The default case requires no protection so just to the register read.
+ * The default case requires no protection so just to the register read.
  */
 s32 prot_autoc_read_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *locked, u32 *reg_val)
 {
@@ -3368,7 +3368,7 @@  s32 prot_autoc_read_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *locked, u32 *reg_val)
  * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  * @reg_val: value to write to AUTOC
  * @locked: bool to indicate whether the SW/FW lock was already taken by
- *           previous read.
+ *          previous read.
  *
  * The default case requires no protection so just to the register write.
  */
@@ -3381,10 +3381,10 @@  s32 prot_autoc_write_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_val, bool locked)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path_generic - Enables the receive data path
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path_generic - Enables the receive data path
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enables the receive data path.
+ * Enables the receive data path.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3401,11 +3401,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_sec_rx_path_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_generic - Enable the Rx DMA unit
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
+ * ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_generic - Enable the Rx DMA unit
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @regval: register value to write to RXCTRL
  *
- *  Enables the Rx DMA unit
+ * Enables the Rx DMA unit
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 {
@@ -3420,9 +3420,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_enable_rx_dma_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 regval)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_blink_led_start_generic - Blink LED based on index.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to blink
+ * ixgbe_blink_led_start_generic - Blink LED based on index.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to blink
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -3470,9 +3470,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_blink_led_stop_generic - Stop blinking LED based on index.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: led number to stop blinking
+ * ixgbe_blink_led_stop_generic - Stop blinking LED based on index.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: led number to stop blinking
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_stop_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -3509,13 +3509,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_blink_led_stop_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_offset - Get SAN MAC address offset from the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @san_mac_offset: SAN MAC address offset
+ * ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_offset - Get SAN MAC address offset from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @san_mac_offset: SAN MAC address offset
  *
- *  This function will read the EEPROM location for the SAN MAC address
- *  pointer, and returns the value at that location.  This is used in both
- *  get and set mac_addr routines.
+ * This function will read the EEPROM location for the SAN MAC address
+ * pointer, and returns the value at that location.  This is used in both
+ * get and set mac_addr routines.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_offset(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					 u16 *san_mac_offset)
@@ -3540,14 +3540,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_offset(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_generic - SAN MAC address retrieval from the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
+ * ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_generic - SAN MAC address retrieval from the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
  *
- *  Reads the SAN MAC address from the EEPROM, if it's available.  This is
- *  per-port, so set_lan_id() must be called before reading the addresses.
- *  set_lan_id() is called by identify_sfp(), but this cannot be relied
- *  upon for non-SFP connections, so we must call it here.
+ * Reads the SAN MAC address from the EEPROM, if it's available.  This is
+ * per-port, so set_lan_id() must be called before reading the addresses.
+ * set_lan_id() is called by identify_sfp(), but this cannot be relied
+ * upon for non-SFP connections, so we must call it here.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 {
@@ -3596,11 +3596,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_san_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr_generic - Write the SAN MAC address to the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
+ * ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr_generic - Write the SAN MAC address to the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @san_mac_addr: SAN MAC address
  *
- *  Write a SAN MAC address to the EEPROM.
+ * Write a SAN MAC address to the EEPROM.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 {
@@ -3632,11 +3632,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_san_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *san_mac_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_pcie_msix_count_generic - Gets MSI-X vector count
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_pcie_msix_count_generic - Gets MSI-X vector count
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Read PCIe configuration space, and get the MSI-X vector count from
- *  the capabilities table.
+ * Read PCIe configuration space, and get the MSI-X vector count from
+ * the capabilities table.
  **/
 u16 ixgbe_get_pcie_msix_count_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3677,13 +3677,13 @@  u16 ixgbe_get_pcie_msix_count_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_insert_mac_addr_generic - Find a RAR for this mac address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @addr: Address to put into receive address register
- *  @vmdq: VMDq pool to assign
+ * ixgbe_insert_mac_addr_generic - Find a RAR for this mac address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @addr: Address to put into receive address register
+ * @vmdq: VMDq pool to assign
  *
- *  Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register, or
- *  finds the rar that it is aleady in; adds to the pool list
+ * Puts an ethernet address into a receive address register, or
+ * finds the rar that it is aleady in; adds to the pool list
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_insert_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -3746,10 +3746,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_insert_mac_addr_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vmdq_generic - Disassociate a VMDq pool index from a rx address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware struct
- *  @rar: receive address register index to disassociate
- *  @vmdq: VMDq pool index to remove from the rar
+ * ixgbe_clear_vmdq_generic - Disassociate a VMDq pool index from a rx address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware struct
+ * @rar: receive address register index to disassociate
+ * @vmdq: VMDq pool index to remove from the rar
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -3800,10 +3800,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_vmdq_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vmdq_generic - Associate a VMDq pool index with a rx address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware struct
- *  @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
- *  @vmdq: VMDq pool index
+ * ixgbe_set_vmdq_generic - Associate a VMDq pool index with a rx address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware struct
+ * @rar: receive address register index to associate with a VMDq index
+ * @vmdq: VMDq pool index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -3832,14 +3832,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 rar, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  This function should only be involved in the IOV mode.
- *  In IOV mode, Default pool is next pool after the number of
- *  VFs advertized and not 0.
- *  MPSAR table needs to be updated for SAN_MAC RAR [hw->mac.san_mac_rar_index]
+ * This function should only be involved in the IOV mode.
+ * In IOV mode, Default pool is next pool after the number of
+ * VFs advertized and not 0.
+ * MPSAR table needs to be updated for SAN_MAC RAR [hw->mac.san_mac_rar_index]
  *
- *  ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac - Associate default VMDq pool index with a rx address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware struct
- *  @vmdq: VMDq pool index
+ * ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac - Associate default VMDq pool index with a rx address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware struct
+ * @vmdq: VMDq pool index
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vmdq)
 {
@@ -3859,8 +3859,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vmdq_san_mac_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vmdq)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_uta_tables_generic - Initialize the Unicast Table Array
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_uta_tables_generic - Initialize the Unicast Table Array
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_uta_tables_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3876,14 +3876,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_uta_tables_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_find_vlvf_slot - find the vlanid or the first empty slot
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vlvf_bypass: true to find vlanid only, false returns first empty slot if
+ * ixgbe_find_vlvf_slot - find the vlanid or the first empty slot
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vlvf_bypass: true to find vlanid only, false returns first empty slot if
  *		  vlanid not found
  *
  *
- *  return the VLVF index where this VLAN id should be placed
+ * return the VLVF index where this VLAN id should be placed
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_find_vlvf_slot(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -3927,14 +3927,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_find_vlvf_slot(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, bool vlvf_bypass)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vfta_generic - Set VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
- *  @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
+ * ixgbe_set_vfta_generic - Set VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
+ * @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
+ * Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 			   bool vlan_on, bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -3991,17 +3991,17 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vlvf_generic - Set VLAN Pool Filter
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
- *  @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
- *  @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VLVF
- *  @vfta_delta: pointer to the difference between the current value of VFTA
+ * ixgbe_set_vlvf_generic - Set VLAN Pool Filter
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vlan: VLAN id to write to VLAN filter
+ * @vind: VMDq output index that maps queue to VLAN id in VLVFB
+ * @vlan_on: boolean flag to turn on/off VLAN in VLVF
+ * @vfta_delta: pointer to the difference between the current value of VFTA
  *		 and the desired value
- *  @vfta: the desired value of the VFTA
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
+ * @vfta: the desired value of the VFTA
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified bit in VLVF table.
+ * Turn on/off specified bit in VLVF table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vlvf_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 			   bool vlan_on, u32 *vfta_delta, u32 vfta,
@@ -4080,10 +4080,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vlvf_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clear_vfta_generic - Clear VLAN filter table
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_clear_vfta_generic - Clear VLAN filter table
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
+ * Clears the VLAN filer table, and the VMDq index associated with the filter
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4104,11 +4104,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_clear_vfta_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_need_crosstalk_fix - Determine if we need to do cross talk fix
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_need_crosstalk_fix - Determine if we need to do cross talk fix
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Contains the logic to identify if we need to verify link for the
- *  crosstalk fix
+ * Contains the logic to identify if we need to verify link for the
+ * crosstalk fix
  **/
 static bool ixgbe_need_crosstalk_fix(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4130,13 +4130,13 @@  static bool ixgbe_need_crosstalk_fix(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_mac_link_generic - Determine link and speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @link_up: true when link is up
- *  @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
+ * ixgbe_check_mac_link_generic - Determine link and speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @link_up: true when link is up
+ * @link_up_wait_to_complete: bool used to wait for link up or not
  *
- *  Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
+ * Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 				 bool *link_up, bool link_up_wait_to_complete)
@@ -4243,14 +4243,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix_generic - Get alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix from
- *  the EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @wwnn_prefix: the alternative WWNN prefix
- *  @wwpn_prefix: the alternative WWPN prefix
+ * ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix_generic - Get alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix from
+ * the EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @wwnn_prefix: the alternative WWNN prefix
+ * @wwpn_prefix: the alternative WWPN prefix
  *
- *  This function will read the EEPROM from the alternative SAN MAC address
- *  block to check the support for the alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix support.
+ * This function will read the EEPROM from the alternative SAN MAC address
+ * block to check the support for the alternative WWNN/WWPN prefix support.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *wwnn_prefix,
 				 u16 *wwpn_prefix)
@@ -4301,11 +4301,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_wwn_prefix_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *wwnn_prefix,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status_generic - Get FCOE boot status from EEPROM
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @bs: the fcoe boot status
+ * ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status_generic - Get FCOE boot status from EEPROM
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @bs: the fcoe boot status
  *
- *  This function will read the FCOE boot status from the iSCSI FCOE block
+ * This function will read the FCOE boot status from the iSCSI FCOE block
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *bs)
 {
@@ -4350,10 +4350,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_fcoe_boot_status_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *bs)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_mac_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable MAC anti-spoofing
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @enable: enable or disable switch for MAC anti-spoofing
- *  @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for MAC anti-spoofing
+ * ixgbe_set_mac_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable MAC anti-spoofing
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @enable: enable or disable switch for MAC anti-spoofing
+ * @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for MAC anti-spoofing
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_mac_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
@@ -4374,10 +4374,10 @@  void ixgbe_set_mac_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vlan_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable VLAN anti-spoofing
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @enable: enable or disable switch for VLAN anti-spoofing
- *  @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for VLAN anti-spoofing
+ * ixgbe_set_vlan_anti_spoofing - Enable/Disable VLAN anti-spoofing
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @enable: enable or disable switch for VLAN anti-spoofing
+ * @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for VLAN anti-spoofing
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_vlan_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
@@ -4398,12 +4398,12 @@  void ixgbe_set_vlan_anti_spoofing(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable, int vf)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_device_caps_generic - Get additional device capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @device_caps: the EEPROM word with the extra device capabilities
+ * ixgbe_get_device_caps_generic - Get additional device capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @device_caps: the EEPROM word with the extra device capabilities
  *
- *  This function will read the EEPROM location for the device capabilities,
- *  and return the word through device_caps.
+ * This function will read the EEPROM location for the device capabilities,
+ * and return the word through device_caps.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_device_caps_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *device_caps)
 {
@@ -4415,8 +4415,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_device_caps_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *device_caps)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_gen2 - Enable relaxed ordering
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_gen2 - Enable relaxed ordering
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_gen2(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -4443,11 +4443,11 @@  void ixgbe_enable_relaxed_ordering_gen2(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_calculate_checksum - Calculate checksum for buffer
- *  @buffer: pointer to EEPROM
- *  @length: size of EEPROM to calculate a checksum for
- *  Calculates the checksum for some buffer on a specified length.  The
- *  checksum calculated is returned.
+ * ixgbe_calculate_checksum - Calculate checksum for buffer
+ * @buffer: pointer to EEPROM
+ * @length: size of EEPROM to calculate a checksum for
+ * Calculates the checksum for some buffer on a specified length.  The
+ * checksum calculated is returned.
  **/
 u8 ixgbe_calculate_checksum(u8 *buffer, u32 length)
 {
@@ -4466,18 +4466,18 @@  u8 ixgbe_calculate_checksum(u8 *buffer, u32 length)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_hic_unlocked - Issue command to manageability block unlocked
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @buffer: command to write and where the return status will be placed
- *  @length: length of buffer, must be multiple of 4 bytes
- *  @timeout: time in ms to wait for command completion
+ * ixgbe_hic_unlocked - Issue command to manageability block unlocked
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @buffer: command to write and where the return status will be placed
+ * @length: length of buffer, must be multiple of 4 bytes
+ * @timeout: time in ms to wait for command completion
  *
- *  Communicates with the manageability block. On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
- *  else returns semaphore error when encountering an error acquiring
- *  semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
+ * Communicates with the manageability block. On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
+ * else returns semaphore error when encountering an error acquiring
+ * semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
  *
- *  This function assumes that the IXGBE_GSSR_SW_MNG_SM semaphore is held
- *  by the caller.
+ * This function assumes that the IXGBE_GSSR_SW_MNG_SM semaphore is held
+ * by the caller.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_hic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *buffer, u32 length,
 		       u32 timeout)
@@ -4547,22 +4547,22 @@  s32 ixgbe_hic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *buffer, u32 length,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_host_interface_command - Issue command to manageability block
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @buffer: contains the command to write and where the return status will
- *   be placed
- *  @length: length of buffer, must be multiple of 4 bytes
- *  @timeout: time in ms to wait for command completion
- *  @return_data: read and return data from the buffer (true) or not (false)
- *   Needed because FW structures are big endian and decoding of
- *   these fields can be 8 bit or 16 bit based on command. Decoding
- *   is not easily understood without making a table of commands.
- *   So we will leave this up to the caller to read back the data
- *   in these cases.
+ * ixgbe_host_interface_command - Issue command to manageability block
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @buffer: contains the command to write and where the return status will
+ *  be placed
+ * @length: length of buffer, must be multiple of 4 bytes
+ * @timeout: time in ms to wait for command completion
+ * @return_data: read and return data from the buffer (true) or not (false)
+ *  Needed because FW structures are big endian and decoding of
+ *  these fields can be 8 bit or 16 bit based on command. Decoding
+ *  is not easily understood without making a table of commands.
+ *  So we will leave this up to the caller to read back the data
+ *  in these cases.
  *
- *  Communicates with the manageability block. On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
- *  else returns semaphore error when encountering an error acquiring
- *  semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
+ * Communicates with the manageability block. On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
+ * else returns semaphore error when encountering an error acquiring
+ * semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_host_interface_command(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *buffer,
 				 u32 length, u32 timeout, bool return_data)
@@ -4645,19 +4645,19 @@  s32 ixgbe_host_interface_command(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *buffer,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_generic - Sends driver version to firmware
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @maj: driver version major number
- *  @min: driver version minor number
- *  @build: driver version build number
- *  @sub: driver version sub build number
- *  @len: unused
- *  @driver_ver: unused
+ * ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_generic - Sends driver version to firmware
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @maj: driver version major number
+ * @min: driver version minor number
+ * @build: driver version build number
+ * @sub: driver version sub build number
+ * @len: unused
+ * @driver_ver: unused
  *
- *  Sends driver version number to firmware through the manageability
- *  block.  On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
- *  else returns IXGBE_ERR_SWFW_SYNC when encountering an error acquiring
- *  semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
+ * Sends driver version number to firmware through the manageability
+ * block.  On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
+ * else returns IXGBE_ERR_SWFW_SYNC when encountering an error acquiring
+ * semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 maj, u8 min,
 				 u8 build, u8 sub, u16 len,
@@ -4838,10 +4838,10 @@  STATIC const u8 ixgbe_emc_therm_limit[4] = {
 };
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data - Gathers thermal sensor data
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data - Gathers thermal sensor data
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the thermal sensor data structure
+ * Returns the thermal sensor data structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4912,11 +4912,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_thermal_sensor_data_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh_generic - Inits thermal sensor thresholds
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh_generic - Inits thermal sensor thresholds
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Inits the thermal sensor thresholds according to the NVM map
- *  and save off the threshold and location values into mac.thermal_sensor_data
+ * Inits the thermal sensor thresholds according to the NVM map
+ * and save off the threshold and location values into mac.thermal_sensor_data
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4993,13 +4993,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_thermal_sensor_thresh_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_orom_version - Return option ROM from EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_get_orom_version - Return option ROM from EEPROM
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
  *
- *  if valid option ROM version, nvm_ver->or_valid set to true
- *  else nvm_ver->or_valid is false.
+ * if valid option ROM version, nvm_ver->or_valid set to true
+ * else nvm_ver->or_valid is false.
  **/
 void ixgbe_get_orom_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 			    struct ixgbe_nvm_version *nvm_ver)
@@ -5031,13 +5031,13 @@  void ixgbe_get_orom_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_oem_prod_version - Return OEM Product version
+ * ixgbe_get_oem_prod_version - Return OEM Product version
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
  *
- *  if valid OEM product version, nvm_ver->oem_valid set to true
- *  else nvm_ver->oem_valid is false.
+ * if valid OEM product version, nvm_ver->oem_valid set to true
+ * else nvm_ver->oem_valid is false.
  **/
 void ixgbe_get_oem_prod_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				struct ixgbe_nvm_version *nvm_ver)
@@ -5075,12 +5075,12 @@  void ixgbe_get_oem_prod_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_etk_id - Return Etrack ID from EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_get_etk_id - Return Etrack ID from EEPROM
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @nvm_ver: pointer to output structure
  *
- *  word read errors will return 0xFFFF
+ * word read errors will return 0xFFFF
  **/
 void ixgbe_get_etk_id(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, struct ixgbe_nvm_version *nvm_ver)
 {
@@ -5206,12 +5206,12 @@  bool ixgbe_mng_enabled(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_multispeed_fiber - Set MAC link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_multispeed_fiber - Set MAC link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Set the link speed in the MAC and/or PHY register and restarts link.
+ * Set the link speed in the MAC and/or PHY register and restarts link.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					  ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -5351,11 +5351,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_multispeed_fiber(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_soft_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed to set
+ * ixgbe_set_soft_rate_select_speed - Set module link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed to set
  *
- *  Set module link speed via the soft rate select.
+ * Set module link speed via the soft rate select.
  */
 void ixgbe_set_soft_rate_select_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					ixgbe_link_speed speed)
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_dcb.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_dcb.c
index 53def2146..41469c10d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_dcb.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_dcb.c
@@ -270,11 +270,11 @@  void ixgbe_dcb_unpack_map_cee(struct ixgbe_dcb_config *cfg, int direction,
  * The following rules are checked:
  * 1. The sum of bandwidth percentages of all Bandwidth Groups must total 100%.
  * 2. The sum of bandwidth percentages of all Traffic Classes within a Bandwidth
- *    Group must total 100.
+ *   Group must total 100.
  * 3. A Traffic Class should not be set to both Link Strict Priority
- *    and Group Strict Priority.
+ *   and Group Strict Priority.
  * 4. Link strict Bandwidth Groups can only have link strict traffic classes
- *    with zero bandwidth.
+ *   with zero bandwidth.
  */
 s32 ixgbe_dcb_check_config_cee(struct ixgbe_dcb_config *dcb_config)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_hv_vf.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_hv_vf.c
index 6005c4ac9..b7ad44ab8 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_hv_vf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_hv_vf.c
@@ -182,10 +182,10 @@  static s32 ixgbevf_hv_set_rlpml_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 max_size)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbevf_hv_negotiate_api_version_vf - Negotiate supported API version
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @api: integer containing requested API version
- *  Hyper-V version - only ixgbe_mbox_api_10 supported.
+ * ixgbevf_hv_negotiate_api_version_vf - Negotiate supported API version
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @api: integer containing requested API version
+ * Hyper-V version - only ixgbe_mbox_api_10 supported.
  **/
 static int ixgbevf_hv_negotiate_api_version_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int api)
 {
@@ -199,13 +199,13 @@  static int ixgbevf_hv_negotiate_api_version_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int api)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbevf_hv_init_ops_vf - Initialize the pointers for vf
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbevf_hv_init_ops_vf - Initialize the pointers for vf
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This will assign function pointers, adapter-specific functions can
- *  override the assignment of generic function pointers by assigning
- *  their own adapter-specific function pointers.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * This will assign function pointers, adapter-specific functions can
+ * override the assignment of generic function pointers by assigning
+ * their own adapter-specific function pointers.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbevf_hv_init_ops_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_mbx.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_mbx.c
index d204db7a1..4dddff2c5 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_mbx.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_mbx.c
@@ -6,13 +6,13 @@ 
 #include "ixgbe_mbx.h"
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_mbx - Reads a message from the mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to read
+ * ixgbe_read_mbx - Reads a message from the mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to read
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully read message from buffer
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully read message from buffer
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -32,13 +32,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_mbx - Write a message to the mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_write_mbx - Write a message to the mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -58,11 +58,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_msg - checks to see if someone sent us mail
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_msg - checks to see if someone sent us mail
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -78,11 +78,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_ack - checks to see if someone sent us ACK
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_ack - checks to see if someone sent us ACK
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -98,11 +98,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_rst - checks to see if other side has reset
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_rst - checks to see if other side has reset
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the Status bit was found or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -118,11 +118,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_poll_for_msg - Wait for message notification
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_poll_for_msg - Wait for message notification
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message notification
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message notification
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_for_msg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -150,11 +150,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_for_msg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_poll_for_ack - Wait for message acknowledgment
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_poll_for_ack - Wait for message acknowledgment
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message acknowledgment
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message acknowledgment
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_for_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -182,14 +182,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_for_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_posted_mbx - Wait for message notification and receive message
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_read_posted_mbx - Wait for message notification and receive message
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message notification and
- *  copied it into the receive buffer.
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully received a message notification and
+ * copied it into the receive buffer.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_posted_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -211,14 +211,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_posted_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_posted_mbx - Write a message to the mailbox, wait for ack
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_write_posted_mbx - Write a message to the mailbox, wait for ack
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer and
- *  received an ack to that message within delay * timeout period
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer and
+ * received an ack to that message within delay * timeout period
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_posted_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 			   u16 mbx_id)
@@ -243,10 +243,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_posted_mbx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_mbx_ops_generic - Initialize MB function pointers
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_init_mbx_ops_generic - Initialize MB function pointers
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  Setups up the mailbox read and write message function pointers
+ * Setups up the mailbox read and write message function pointers
  **/
 void ixgbe_init_mbx_ops_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -257,11 +257,11 @@  void ixgbe_init_mbx_ops_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_v2p_mailbox - read v2p mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_read_v2p_mailbox - read v2p mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  This function is used to read the v2p mailbox without losing the read to
- *  clear status bits.
+ * This function is used to read the v2p mailbox without losing the read to
+ * clear status bits.
  **/
 STATIC u32 ixgbe_read_v2p_mailbox(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -274,12 +274,12 @@  STATIC u32 ixgbe_read_v2p_mailbox(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_bit_vf - Determine if a status bit was set
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mask: bitmask for bits to be tested and cleared
+ * ixgbe_check_for_bit_vf - Determine if a status bit was set
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mask: bitmask for bits to be tested and cleared
  *
- *  This function is used to check for the read to clear bits within
- *  the V2P mailbox.
+ * This function is used to check for the read to clear bits within
+ * the V2P mailbox.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_bit_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -295,11 +295,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_bit_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_msg_vf - checks to see if the PF has sent mail
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_msg_vf - checks to see if the PF has sent mail
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the PF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the PF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -317,11 +317,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_ack_vf - checks to see if the PF has ACK'd
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_ack_vf - checks to see if the PF has ACK'd
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the PF has set the ACK bit or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the PF has set the ACK bit or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -339,11 +339,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_rst_vf - checks to see if the PF has reset
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
+ * ixgbe_check_for_rst_vf - checks to see if the PF has reset
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to check
  *
- *  returns true if the PF has set the reset done bit or else false
+ * returns true if the PF has set the reset done bit or else false
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 {
@@ -362,10 +362,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 mbx_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_vf - obtain mailbox lock
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_vf - obtain mailbox lock
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  return SUCCESS if we obtained the mailbox lock
+ * return SUCCESS if we obtained the mailbox lock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -384,13 +384,13 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_mbx_vf - Write a message to the mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
+ * ixgbe_write_mbx_vf - Write a message to the mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to write
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_mbx_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 			      u16 mbx_id)
@@ -426,13 +426,13 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_mbx_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_mbx_vf - Reads a message from the inbox intended for vf
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @mbx_id: id of mailbox to read
+ * ixgbe_read_mbx_vf - Reads a message from the inbox intended for vf
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @mbx_id: id of mailbox to read
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully read message from buffer
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully read message from buffer
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mbx_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 			     u16 mbx_id)
@@ -463,10 +463,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mbx_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_mbx_params_vf - set initial values for vf mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_init_mbx_params_vf - set initial values for vf mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  Initializes the hw->mbx struct to correct values for vf mailbox
+ * Initializes the hw->mbx struct to correct values for vf mailbox
  */
 void ixgbe_init_mbx_params_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -508,11 +508,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_bit_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask, s32 index)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_msg_pf - checks to see if the VF has sent mail
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_check_for_msg_pf - checks to see if the VF has sent mail
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 {
@@ -532,11 +532,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_msg_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_ack_pf - checks to see if the VF has ACKed
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_check_for_ack_pf - checks to see if the VF has ACKed
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 {
@@ -556,11 +556,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_ack_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_for_rst_pf - checks to see if the VF has reset
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_check_for_rst_pf - checks to see if the VF has reset
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
+ * returns SUCCESS if the VF has set the Status bit or else ERR_MBX
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 {
@@ -595,11 +595,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_check_for_rst_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_pf - obtain mailbox lock
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_pf - obtain mailbox lock
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  return SUCCESS if we obtained the mailbox lock
+ * return SUCCESS if we obtained the mailbox lock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 {
@@ -624,13 +624,13 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_obtain_mbx_lock_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 vf_number)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_mbx_pf - Places a message in the mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_write_mbx_pf - Places a message in the mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
+ * returns SUCCESS if it successfully copied message into the buffer
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_mbx_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 			      u16 vf_number)
@@ -665,15 +665,15 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_mbx_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_mbx_pf - Read a message from the mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @msg: The message buffer
- *  @size: Length of buffer
- *  @vf_number: the VF index
+ * ixgbe_read_mbx_pf - Read a message from the mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @msg: The message buffer
+ * @size: Length of buffer
+ * @vf_number: the VF index
  *
- *  This function copies a message from the mailbox buffer to the caller's
- *  memory buffer.  The presumption is that the caller knows that there was
- *  a message due to a VF request so no polling for message is needed.
+ * This function copies a message from the mailbox buffer to the caller's
+ * memory buffer.  The presumption is that the caller knows that there was
+ * a message due to a VF request so no polling for message is needed.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mbx_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 			     u16 vf_number)
@@ -703,10 +703,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mbx_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg, u16 size,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_mbx_params_pf - set initial values for pf mailbox
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * ixgbe_init_mbx_params_pf - set initial values for pf mailbox
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
  *
- *  Initializes the hw->mbx struct to correct values for pf mailbox
+ * Initializes the hw->mbx struct to correct values for pf mailbox
  */
 void ixgbe_init_mbx_params_pf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_phy.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_phy.c
index a8243fa97..13f00ac67 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_phy.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_phy.c
@@ -214,10 +214,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_combined_generic_int(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 addr, u16 reg,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_phy_ops_generic - Inits PHY function ptrs
- *  @hw: pointer to the hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_phy_ops_generic - Inits PHY function ptrs
+ * @hw: pointer to the hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers.
+ * Initialize the function pointers.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -288,10 +288,10 @@  static bool ixgbe_probe_phy(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 phy_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_phy_generic - Get physical layer module
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_phy_generic - Get physical layer module
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
+ * Determines the physical layer module found on the current adapter.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_phy_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -367,9 +367,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_reset_blocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_phy_addr - Determines phy address is valid
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @phy_addr: PHY address
+ * ixgbe_validate_phy_addr - Determines phy address is valid
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @phy_addr: PHY address
  *
  **/
 bool ixgbe_validate_phy_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 phy_addr)
@@ -392,8 +392,8 @@  bool ixgbe_validate_phy_addr(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 phy_addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_phy_id - Get the phy type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_phy_id - Get the phy type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_phy_id(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -423,8 +423,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_phy_id(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_phy_type_from_id - Get the phy type
- *  @phy_id: PHY ID information
+ * ixgbe_get_phy_type_from_id - Get the phy type
+ * @phy_id: PHY ID information
  *
  **/
 enum ixgbe_phy_type ixgbe_get_phy_type_from_id(u32 phy_id)
@@ -464,8 +464,8 @@  enum ixgbe_phy_type ixgbe_get_phy_type_from_id(u32 phy_id)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_phy_generic - Performs a PHY reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_phy_generic - Performs a PHY reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -543,12 +543,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_phy_mdi - Reads a value from a specified PHY register without
- *  the SWFW lock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
+ * ixgbe_read_phy_mdi - Reads a value from a specified PHY register without
+ * the SWFW lock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_mdi(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 			   u16 *phy_data)
@@ -625,12 +625,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_mdi(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr, u32 device_type,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_phy_reg_generic - Reads a value from a specified PHY register
- *  using the SWFW lock - this function is needed in most cases
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
+ * ixgbe_read_phy_reg_generic - Reads a value from a specified PHY register
+ * using the SWFW lock - this function is needed in most cases
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			       u32 device_type, u16 *phy_data)
@@ -651,12 +651,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_phy_reg_mdi - Writes a value to specified PHY register
- *  without SWFW lock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
+ * ixgbe_write_phy_reg_mdi - Writes a value to specified PHY register
+ * without SWFW lock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg_mdi(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 				u32 device_type, u16 phy_data)
@@ -725,12 +725,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg_mdi(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_phy_reg_generic - Writes a value to specified PHY register
- *  using SWFW lock- this function is needed in most cases
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
+ * ixgbe_write_phy_reg_generic - Writes a value to specified PHY register
+ * using SWFW lock- this function is needed in most cases
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 				u32 device_type, u16 phy_data)
@@ -752,10 +752,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_phy_link_generic - Set and restart auto-neg
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_phy_link_generic - Set and restart auto-neg
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Restart auto-negotiation and PHY and waits for completion.
+ * Restart auto-negotiation and PHY and waits for completion.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -843,10 +843,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed_generic - Sets the auto advertised capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
+ * ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed_generic - Sets the auto advertised capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link_speed_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				       ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -928,10 +928,10 @@  static s32 ixgbe_get_copper_speeds_supported(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_copper_link_capabilities_generic - Determines link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @autoneg: boolean auto-negotiation value
+ * ixgbe_get_copper_link_capabilities_generic - Determines link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @autoneg: boolean auto-negotiation value
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_copper_link_capabilities_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					       ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
@@ -950,13 +950,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_copper_link_capabilities_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_phy_link_tnx - Determine link and speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: current link speed
- *  @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
+ * ixgbe_check_phy_link_tnx - Determine link and speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: current link speed
+ * @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
  *
- *  Reads the VS1 register to determine if link is up and the current speed for
- *  the PHY.
+ * Reads the VS1 register to determine if link is up and the current speed for
+ * the PHY.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_phy_link_tnx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 			     bool *link_up)
@@ -1079,9 +1079,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_link_tnx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_tnx - Gets the PHY Firmware Version
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @firmware_version: pointer to the PHY Firmware Version
+ * ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_tnx - Gets the PHY Firmware Version
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @firmware_version: pointer to the PHY Firmware Version
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_tnx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				       u16 *firmware_version)
@@ -1098,9 +1098,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_tnx(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_generic - Gets the PHY Firmware Version
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @firmware_version: pointer to the PHY Firmware Version
+ * ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_generic - Gets the PHY Firmware Version
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @firmware_version: pointer to the PHY Firmware Version
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					   u16 *firmware_version)
@@ -1117,8 +1117,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_phy_firmware_version_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_phy_nl - Performs a PHY reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_phy_nl - Performs a PHY reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_nl(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1233,10 +1233,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_nl(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_module_generic - Identifies module type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_module_generic - Identifies module type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines HW type and calls appropriate function.
+ * Determines HW type and calls appropriate function.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1263,10 +1263,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_generic - Identifies SFP modules
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_generic - Identifies SFP modules
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Searches for and identifies the SFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type.
+ * Searches for and identifies the SFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1558,10 +1558,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_phy_sfp_layer_generic - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_phy_sfp_layer_generic - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current SFP.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current SFP.
  */
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_phy_sfp_layer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1620,10 +1620,10 @@  u64 ixgbe_get_supported_phy_sfp_layer_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_qsfp_module_generic - Identifies QSFP modules
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_qsfp_module_generic - Identifies QSFP modules
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Searches for and identifies the QSFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type
+ * Searches for and identifies the QSFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_qsfp_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1813,13 +1813,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_qsfp_module_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_sfp_init_sequence_offsets - Provides offset of PHY init sequence
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @list_offset: offset to the SFP ID list
- *  @data_offset: offset to the SFP data block
+ * ixgbe_get_sfp_init_sequence_offsets - Provides offset of PHY init sequence
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @list_offset: offset to the SFP ID list
+ * @data_offset: offset to the SFP data block
  *
- *  Checks the MAC's EEPROM to see if it supports a given SFP+ module type, if
- *  so it returns the offsets to the phy init sequence block.
+ * Checks the MAC's EEPROM to see if it supports a given SFP+ module type, if
+ * so it returns the offsets to the phy init sequence block.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_sfp_init_sequence_offsets(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					u16 *list_offset,
@@ -1910,12 +1910,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_sfp_init_sequence_offsets(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_generic - Reads 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
- *  @eeprom_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_generic - Reads 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to read
+ * @eeprom_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				  u8 *eeprom_data)
@@ -1928,12 +1928,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_eeprom_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_generic - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset at address 0xA2
- *  @sff8472_data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_generic - Reads 8 bit word over I2C interface
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset at address 0xA2
+ * @sff8472_data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's SFF-8472 data over I2C
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's SFF-8472 data over I2C
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					  u8 *sff8472_data)
@@ -1944,12 +1944,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_sff8472_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom_generic - Writes 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to write
- *  @eeprom_data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom_generic - Writes 8 bit EEPROM word over I2C interface
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: EEPROM byte offset to write
+ * @eeprom_data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_eeprom_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				   u8 eeprom_data)
@@ -1977,15 +1977,15 @@  STATIC bool ixgbe_is_sfp_probe(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 offset, u8 addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_int - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @data: value read
- *  @lock: true if to take and release semaphore
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_int - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @data: value read
+ * @lock: true if to take and release semaphore
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_int(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					   u8 dev_addr, u8 *data, bool lock)
@@ -2069,14 +2069,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_int(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				u8 dev_addr, u8 *data)
@@ -2086,14 +2086,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to read
- *  @dev_addr: address to read from
- *  @data: value read
+ * ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked - Reads 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to read
+ * @dev_addr: address to read from
+ * @data: value read
  *
- *  Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte read operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					 u8 dev_addr, u8 *data)
@@ -2103,15 +2103,15 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_int - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: address to write to
- *  @data: value to write
- *  @lock: true if to take and release semaphore
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_int - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: address to write to
+ * @data: value to write
+ * @lock: true if to take and release semaphore
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_int(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					    u8 dev_addr, u8 data, bool lock)
@@ -2175,14 +2175,14 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_int(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: address to write to
- *  @data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: address to write to
+ * @data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 				 u8 dev_addr, u8 data)
@@ -2192,14 +2192,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @byte_offset: byte offset to write
- *  @dev_addr: address to write to
- *  @data: value to write
+ * ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked - Writes 8 bit word over I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @byte_offset: byte offset to write
+ * @dev_addr: address to write to
+ * @data: value to write
  *
- *  Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
- *  a specified device address.
+ * Performs byte write operation to SFP module's EEPROM over I2C interface at
+ * a specified device address.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 					  u8 dev_addr, u8 data)
@@ -2209,11 +2209,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_i2c_byte_generic_unlocked(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 byte_offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_i2c_start - Sets I2C start condition
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_i2c_start - Sets I2C start condition
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets I2C start condition (High -> Low on SDA while SCL is High)
- *  Set bit-bang mode on X550 hardware.
+ * Sets I2C start condition (High -> Low on SDA while SCL is High)
+ * Set bit-bang mode on X550 hardware.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_i2c_start(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2243,12 +2243,12 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_i2c_start(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_i2c_stop - Sets I2C stop condition
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_i2c_stop - Sets I2C stop condition
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets I2C stop condition (Low -> High on SDA while SCL is High)
- *  Disables bit-bang mode and negates data output enable on X550
- *  hardware.
+ * Sets I2C stop condition (Low -> High on SDA while SCL is High)
+ * Disables bit-bang mode and negates data output enable on X550
+ * hardware.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_i2c_stop(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2280,11 +2280,11 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_i2c_stop(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_byte - Clocks in one byte via I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @data: data byte to clock in
+ * ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_byte - Clocks in one byte via I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @data: data byte to clock in
  *
- *  Clocks in one byte data via I2C data/clock
+ * Clocks in one byte data via I2C data/clock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *data)
 {
@@ -2303,11 +2303,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_byte - Clocks out one byte via I2C
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @data: data byte clocked out
+ * ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_byte - Clocks out one byte via I2C
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @data: data byte clocked out
  *
- *  Clocks out one byte data via I2C data/clock
+ * Clocks out one byte data via I2C data/clock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 data)
 {
@@ -2337,10 +2337,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_byte(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_i2c_ack - Polls for I2C ACK
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_i2c_ack - Polls for I2C ACK
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clocks in/out one bit via I2C data/clock
+ * Clocks in/out one bit via I2C data/clock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_i2c_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2389,11 +2389,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_i2c_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_bit - Clocks in one bit via I2C data/clock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @data: read data value
+ * ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_bit - Clocks in one bit via I2C data/clock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @data: read data value
  *
- *  Clocks in one bit via I2C data/clock
+ * Clocks in one bit via I2C data/clock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_bit(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *data)
 {
@@ -2425,11 +2425,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_in_i2c_bit(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_bit - Clocks in/out one bit via I2C data/clock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @data: data value to write
+ * ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_bit - Clocks in/out one bit via I2C data/clock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @data: data value to write
  *
- *  Clocks out one bit via I2C data/clock
+ * Clocks out one bit via I2C data/clock
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_bit(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool data)
 {
@@ -2461,12 +2461,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_clock_out_i2c_bit(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_raise_i2c_clk - Raises the I2C SCL clock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
+ * ixgbe_raise_i2c_clk - Raises the I2C SCL clock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
  *
- *  Raises the I2C clock line '0'->'1'
- *  Negates the I2C clock output enable on X550 hardware.
+ * Raises the I2C clock line '0'->'1'
+ * Negates the I2C clock output enable on X550 hardware.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_raise_i2c_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 {
@@ -2497,12 +2497,12 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_raise_i2c_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_lower_i2c_clk - Lowers the I2C SCL clock
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
+ * ixgbe_lower_i2c_clk - Lowers the I2C SCL clock
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
  *
- *  Lowers the I2C clock line '1'->'0'
- *  Asserts the I2C clock output enable on X550 hardware.
+ * Lowers the I2C clock line '1'->'0'
+ * Asserts the I2C clock output enable on X550 hardware.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_lower_i2c_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 {
@@ -2519,13 +2519,13 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_lower_i2c_clk(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_i2c_data - Sets the I2C data bit
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
- *  @data: I2C data value (0 or 1) to set
+ * ixgbe_set_i2c_data - Sets the I2C data bit
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
+ * @data: I2C data value (0 or 1) to set
  *
- *  Sets the I2C data bit
- *  Asserts the I2C data output enable on X550 hardware.
+ * Sets the I2C data bit
+ * Asserts the I2C data output enable on X550 hardware.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_set_i2c_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl, bool data)
 {
@@ -2567,12 +2567,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_set_i2c_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl, bool data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_i2c_data - Reads the I2C SDA data bit
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
+ * ixgbe_get_i2c_data - Reads the I2C SDA data bit
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @i2cctl: Current value of I2CCTL register
  *
- *  Returns the I2C data bit value
- *  Negates the I2C data output enable on X550 hardware.
+ * Returns the I2C data bit value
+ * Negates the I2C data output enable on X550 hardware.
  **/
 STATIC bool ixgbe_get_i2c_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 {
@@ -2597,11 +2597,11 @@  STATIC bool ixgbe_get_i2c_data(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *i2cctl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_i2c_bus_clear - Clears the I2C bus
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_i2c_bus_clear - Clears the I2C bus
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Clears the I2C bus by sending nine clock pulses.
- *  Used when data line is stuck low.
+ * Clears the I2C bus by sending nine clock pulses.
+ * Used when data line is stuck low.
  **/
 void ixgbe_i2c_bus_clear(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2634,10 +2634,10 @@  void ixgbe_i2c_bus_clear(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_tn_check_overtemp - Checks if an overtemp occurred.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_tn_check_overtemp - Checks if an overtemp occurred.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Checks if the LASI temp alarm status was triggered due to overtemp
+ * Checks if the LASI temp alarm status was triggered due to overtemp
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_tn_check_overtemp(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_vf.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_vf.c
index 4b2484606..2a3e25834 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_vf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_vf.c
@@ -15,13 +15,13 @@ 
 #endif
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_vf - Initialize the pointers for vf
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_vf - Initialize the pointers for vf
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This will assign function pointers, adapter-specific functions can
- *  override the assignment of generic function pointers by assigning
- *  their own adapter-specific function pointers.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * This will assign function pointers, adapter-specific functions can
+ * override the assignment of generic function pointers by assigning
+ * their own adapter-specific function pointers.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -63,7 +63,7 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ops_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /* ixgbe_virt_clr_reg - Set register to default (power on) state.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  */
 static void ixgbe_virt_clr_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -106,13 +106,13 @@  static void ixgbe_virt_clr_reg(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_vf - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_vf - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type, clears
- *  all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers, multicast
- *  table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set up link and flow control
- *  settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled and uninitialized
+ * Starts the hardware by filling the bus info structure and media type, clears
+ * all on chip counters, initializes receive address registers, multicast
+ * table, VLAN filter table, calls routine to set up link and flow control
+ * settings, and leaves transmit and receive units disabled and uninitialized
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -123,11 +123,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_hw_vf - virtual function hardware initialization
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_hw_vf - virtual function hardware initialization
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the hardware by resetting the hardware and then starting
- *  the hardware
+ * Initialize the hardware by resetting the hardware and then starting
+ * the hardware
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -139,11 +139,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw_vf - Performs hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw_vf - Performs hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
- *  clears all interrupts.
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks and
+ * clears all interrupts.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -211,13 +211,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_stop_adapter_vf - Generic stop Tx/Rx units
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_stop_adapter_vf - Generic stop Tx/Rx units
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
- *  disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
- *  the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
- *  state and should not touch the hardware.
+ * Sets the adapter_stopped flag within ixgbe_hw struct. Clears interrupts,
+ * disables transmit and receive units. The adapter_stopped flag is used by
+ * the shared code and drivers to determine if the adapter is in a stopped
+ * state and should not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -257,16 +257,16 @@  s32 ixgbe_stop_adapter_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_mta_vector - Determines bit-vector in multicast table to set
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mc_addr: the multicast address
+ * ixgbe_mta_vector - Determines bit-vector in multicast table to set
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mc_addr: the multicast address
  *
- *  Extracts the 12 bits, from a multicast address, to determine which
- *  bit-vector to set in the multicast table. The hardware uses 12 bits, from
- *  incoming rx multicast addresses, to determine the bit-vector to check in
- *  the MTA. Which of the 4 combination, of 12-bits, the hardware uses is set
- *  by the MO field of the MCSTCTRL. The MO field is set during initialization
- *  to mc_filter_type.
+ * Extracts the 12 bits, from a multicast address, to determine which
+ * bit-vector to set in the multicast table. The hardware uses 12 bits, from
+ * incoming rx multicast addresses, to determine the bit-vector to check in
+ * the MTA. Which of the 4 combination, of 12-bits, the hardware uses is set
+ * by the MO field of the MCSTCTRL. The MO field is set during initialization
+ * to mc_filter_type.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_mta_vector(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr)
 {
@@ -309,12 +309,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbevf_write_msg_read_ack(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *msg,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_rar_vf - set device MAC address
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @index: Receive address register to write
- *  @addr: Address to put into receive address register
- *  @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
- *  @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
+ * ixgbe_set_rar_vf - set device MAC address
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @index: Receive address register to write
+ * @addr: Address to put into receive address register
+ * @vmdq: VMDq "set" or "pool" index
+ * @enable_addr: set flag that address is active
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_rar_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 		     u32 enable_addr)
@@ -342,14 +342,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_rar_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr, u32 vmdq,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_vf - Update Multicast addresses
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @mc_addr_list: array of multicast addresses to program
- *  @mc_addr_count: number of multicast addresses to program
- *  @next: caller supplied function to return next address in list
- *  @clear: unused
+ * ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_vf - Update Multicast addresses
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @mc_addr_list: array of multicast addresses to program
+ * @mc_addr_count: number of multicast addresses to program
+ * @next: caller supplied function to return next address in list
+ * @clear: unused
  *
- *  Updates the Multicast Table Array.
+ * Updates the Multicast Table Array.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 				 u32 mc_addr_count, ixgbe_mc_addr_itr next,
@@ -391,11 +391,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_mc_addr_list_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 *mc_addr_list,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbevf_update_xcast_mode - Update Multicast mode
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @xcast_mode: new multicast mode
+ * ixgbevf_update_xcast_mode - Update Multicast mode
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @xcast_mode: new multicast mode
  *
- *  Updates the Multicast Mode of VF.
+ * Updates the Multicast Mode of VF.
  **/
 s32 ixgbevf_update_xcast_mode(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int xcast_mode)
 {
@@ -428,14 +428,14 @@  s32 ixgbevf_update_xcast_mode(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int xcast_mode)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_vfta_vf - Set/Unset vlan filter table address
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @vlan: 12 bit VLAN ID
- *  @vind: unused by VF drivers
- *  @vlan_on: if true then set bit, else clear bit
- *  @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
+ * ixgbe_set_vfta_vf - Set/Unset vlan filter table address
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @vlan: 12 bit VLAN ID
+ * @vind: unused by VF drivers
+ * @vlan_on: if true then set bit, else clear bit
+ * @vlvf_bypass: boolean flag indicating updating default pool is okay
  *
- *  Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
+ * Turn on/off specified VLAN in the VLAN filter table.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 		      bool vlan_on, bool vlvf_bypass)
@@ -457,10 +457,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_set_vfta_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vlan, u32 vind,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues_vf - Get number of TX queues
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues_vf - Get number of TX queues
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the number of transmit queues for the given adapter.
+ * Returns the number of transmit queues for the given adapter.
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -469,10 +469,10 @@  u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_tx_queues_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues_vf - Get number of RX queues
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues_vf - Get number of RX queues
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the number of receive queues for the given adapter.
+ * Returns the number of receive queues for the given adapter.
  **/
 u32 ixgbe_get_num_of_rx_queues_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -526,12 +526,12 @@  s32 ixgbevf_set_uc_addr_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index, u8 *addr)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_vf - Setup MAC link settings
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_vf - Setup MAC link settings
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
+ * Set the link speed in the AUTOC register and restarts link.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 			    bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -541,13 +541,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_check_mac_link_vf - Get link/speed status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_check_mac_link_vf - Get link/speed status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @link_up: true is link is up, false otherwise
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  *
- *  Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
+ * Reads the links register to determine if link is up and the current speed
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 			    bool *link_up, bool autoneg_wait_to_complete)
@@ -644,9 +644,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_mac_link_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbevf_rlpml_set_vf - Set the maximum receive packet length
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @max_size: value to assign to max frame size
+ * ixgbevf_rlpml_set_vf - Set the maximum receive packet length
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @max_size: value to assign to max frame size
  **/
 s32 ixgbevf_rlpml_set_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 max_size)
 {
@@ -667,9 +667,9 @@  s32 ixgbevf_rlpml_set_vf(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 max_size)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbevf_negotiate_api_version - Negotiate supported API version
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @api: integer containing requested API version
+ * ixgbevf_negotiate_api_version - Negotiate supported API version
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @api: integer containing requested API version
  **/
 int ixgbevf_negotiate_api_version(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, int api)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x540.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x540.c
index d65f47c18..838bfc8b5 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x540.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x540.c
@@ -20,11 +20,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw);
 STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw);
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_X540 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_X540 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for X540.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for X540.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -126,12 +126,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ops_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X540 - Determines link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
+ * ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X540 - Determines link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
  *
- *  Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
+ * Determines the link capabilities by reading the AUTOC register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				     ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
@@ -143,10 +143,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_media_type_X540 - Get media type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_media_type_X540 - Get media type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
+ * Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
  **/
 enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -155,10 +155,10 @@  enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_X540 - Sets the auto advertised capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_X540 - Sets the auto advertised capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: true when waiting for completion is needed
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 			      ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -169,11 +169,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw_X540 - Perform hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw_X540 - Perform hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
- *  and clears all interrupts, and perform a reset.
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
+ * and clears all interrupts, and perform a reset.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -271,12 +271,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_start_hw_X540 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_start_hw_X540 - Prepare hardware for Tx/Rx
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function
- *  and the generation start_hw function.
- *  Then performs revision-specific operations, if any.
+ * Starts the hardware using the generic start_hw function
+ * and the generation start_hw function.
+ * Then performs revision-specific operations, if any.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_start_hw_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -295,10 +295,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_start_hw_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X540 - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X540 - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -320,11 +320,11 @@  u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X540 - Initialize EEPROM params
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X540 - Initialize EEPROM params
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
- *  ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
+ * Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
+ * ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -352,12 +352,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eerd_X540- Read EEPROM word using EERD
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @data: word read from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eerd_X540- Read EEPROM word using EERD
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @data: word read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 {
@@ -376,13 +376,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_X540- Read EEPROM word(s) using EERD
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @words: number of words
- *  @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_X540- Read EEPROM word(s) using EERD
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @words: number of words
+ * @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the EERD register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				u16 offset, u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -403,12 +403,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_eerd_buffer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eewr_X540 - Write EEPROM word using EEWR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @data: word write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eewr_X540 - Write EEPROM word using EEWR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @data: word write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
+ * Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 {
@@ -427,13 +427,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_X540 - Write EEPROM word(s) using EEWR
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @words: number of words
- *  @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_X540 - Write EEPROM word(s) using EEWR
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @words: number of words
+ * @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
+ * Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the EEWR register.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				 u16 offset, u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -454,14 +454,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_eewr_buffer_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X540 - Calculates and returns the checksum
+ * ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X540 - Calculates and returns the checksum
  *
- *  This function does not use synchronization for EERD and EEWR. It can
- *  be used internally by function which utilize ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540.
+ * This function does not use synchronization for EERD and EEWR. It can
+ * be used internally by function which utilize ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540.
  *
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
+ * Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -532,12 +532,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X540 - Validate EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @checksum_val: calculated checksum
+ * ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X540 - Validate EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @checksum_val: calculated checksum
  *
- *  Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
- *  caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
+ * Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
+ * caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 					u16 *checksum_val)
@@ -644,11 +644,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_flash_X540 - Instruct HW to copy EEPROM to Flash device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_update_flash_X540 - Instruct HW to copy EEPROM to Flash device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Set FLUP (bit 23) of the EEC register to instruct Hardware to copy
- *  EEPROM from shadow RAM to the flash device.
+ * Set FLUP (bit 23) of the EEC register to instruct Hardware to copy
+ * EEPROM from shadow RAM to the flash device.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_flash_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -691,11 +691,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_flash_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_poll_flash_update_done_X540 - Poll flash update status
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_poll_flash_update_done_X540 - Poll flash update status
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Polls the FLUDONE (bit 26) of the EEC Register to determine when the
- *  flash update is done.
+ * Polls the FLUDONE (bit 26) of the EEC Register to determine when the
+ * flash update is done.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_flash_update_done_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -722,12 +722,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_poll_flash_update_done_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540 - Acquire SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
+ * ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540 - Acquire SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
  *
- *  Acquires the SWFW semaphore thought the SW_FW_SYNC register for
- *  the specified function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, NVM, Flash)
+ * Acquires the SWFW semaphore thought the SW_FW_SYNC register for
+ * the specified function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, NVM, Flash)
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -819,12 +819,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X540 - Release SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X540 - Release SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
  *
- *  Releases the SWFW semaphore through the SW_FW_SYNC register
- *  for the specified function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EVM, Flash)
+ * Releases the SWFW semaphore through the SW_FW_SYNC register
+ * for the specified function (CSR, PHY0, PHY1, EVM, Flash)
  **/
 void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -846,10 +846,10 @@  void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_swfw_sync_semaphore - Get hardware semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_swfw_sync_semaphore - Get hardware semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Sets the hardware semaphores so SW/FW can gain control of shared resources
+ * Sets the hardware semaphores so SW/FW can gain control of shared resources
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -904,10 +904,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_get_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_semaphore - Release hardware semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_semaphore - Release hardware semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This function clears hardware semaphore bits.
+ * This function clears hardware semaphore bits.
  **/
 STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -929,11 +929,11 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_semaphore(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_swfw_sync_X540 - Release hardware semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_swfw_sync_X540 - Release hardware semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  This function reset hardware semaphore bits for a semaphore that may
- *  have be left locked due to a catastrophic failure.
+ * This function reset hardware semaphore bits for a semaphore that may
+ * have be left locked due to a catastrophic failure.
  **/
 void ixgbe_init_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -964,7 +964,7 @@  void ixgbe_init_swfw_sync_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
  * @index: led number to blink
  *
  * Devices that implement the version 2 interface:
- *   X540
+ *  X540
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
@@ -1005,7 +1005,7 @@  s32 ixgbe_blink_led_start_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
  * @index: led number to stop blinking
  *
  * Devices that implement the version 2 interface:
- *   X540
+ *  X540
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_blink_led_stop_X540(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 index)
 {
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x550.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x550.c
index c64cbfab1..5750f79eb 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x550.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/base/ixgbe_x550.c
@@ -15,11 +15,11 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550a(struct ixgbe_hw *, u32 mask);
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mng_if_sel_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw);
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_ops_X550 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_ops_X550 - Inits func ptrs and MAC type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for X550.
- *  Does not touch the hardware.
+ * Initialize the function pointers and assign the MAC type for X550.
+ * Does not touch the hardware.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_ops_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -718,7 +718,7 @@  static s32 ixgbe_setup_fw_link(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
  * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fw _ Set up flow control for FW-controlled PHYs
  * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Called at init time to set up flow control.
+ * Called at init time to set up flow control.
  */
 static s32 ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -844,11 +844,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ops_X550EM_x(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_config_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_config_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configure DMA coalescing. If enabling dmac, dmac is activated.
- *  When disabling dmac, dmac enable dmac bit is cleared.
+ * Configure DMA coalescing. If enabling dmac, dmac is activated.
+ * When disabling dmac, dmac enable dmac bit is cleared.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -892,11 +892,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configure DMA coalescing threshold per TC. The dmac enable bit must
- *  be cleared before configuring.
+ * Configure DMA coalescing threshold per TC. The dmac enable bit must
+ * be cleared before configuring.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -948,10 +948,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_config_tcs_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disables dmac, updates per TC settings, and then enables dmac.
+ * Disables dmac, updates per TC settings, and then enables dmac.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -975,11 +975,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_dmac_update_tcs_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X550 - Initialize EEPROM params
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X550 - Initialize EEPROM params
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
- *  ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
+ * Initializes the EEPROM parameters ixgbe_eeprom_info within the
+ * ixgbe_hw struct in order to set up EEPROM access.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_init_eeprom_params_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1034,10 +1034,10 @@  void ixgbe_set_source_address_pruning_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool enable,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing_X550 - Configure Ethertype anti-spoofing
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @enable: enable or disable switch for Ethertype anti-spoofing
- *  @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing_X550 - Configure Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @enable: enable or disable switch for Ethertype anti-spoofing
+ * @vf: Virtual Function pool - VF Pool to set for Ethertype anti-spoofing
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_set_ethertype_anti_spoofing_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
@@ -1092,12 +1092,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_iosf_wait(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *ctrl)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550 - Writes a value to specified register
- *  of the IOSF device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 3 bit device type
- *  @data: Data to write to the register
+ * ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550 - Writes a value to specified register
+ * of the IOSF device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 3 bit device type
+ * @data: Data to write to the register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			    u32 device_type, u32 data)
@@ -1139,11 +1139,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550 - Reads specified register of the IOSF device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 3 bit device type
- *  @data: Pointer to read data from the register
+ * ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550 - Reads specified register of the IOSF device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 3 bit device type
+ * @data: Pointer to read data from the register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			   u32 device_type, u32 *data)
@@ -1253,12 +1253,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_put_phy_token(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550a - Writes a value to specified register
- *  of the IOSF device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 3 bit device type
- *  @data: Data to write to the register
+ * ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550a - Writes a value to specified register
+ * of the IOSF device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 3 bit device type
+ * @data: Data to write to the register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 				  u32 device_type, u32 data)
@@ -1284,11 +1284,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_iosf_sb_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550a - Reads specified register of the IOSF device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 3 bit device type
- *  @data: Pointer to read data from the register
+ * ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550a - Reads specified register of the IOSF device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 3 bit device type
+ * @data: Pointer to read data from the register
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 				 u32 device_type, u32 *data)
@@ -1319,10 +1319,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_iosf_sb_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_disable_mdd_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_disable_mdd_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Disable malicious driver detection
+ * Disable malicious driver detection
  **/
 void ixgbe_disable_mdd_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1342,10 +1342,10 @@  void ixgbe_disable_mdd_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_enable_mdd_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_enable_mdd_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable malicious driver detection
+ * Enable malicious driver detection
  **/
 void ixgbe_enable_mdd_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1365,11 +1365,11 @@  void ixgbe_enable_mdd_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vf: vf index
+ * ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vf: vf index
  *
- *  Restore VF that was disabled during malicious driver detection event
+ * Restore VF that was disabled during malicious driver detection event
  **/
 void ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vf)
 {
@@ -1405,11 +1405,11 @@  void ixgbe_restore_mdd_vf_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 vf)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_mdd_event_X550
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @vf_bitmap: vf bitmap of malicious vfs
+ * ixgbe_mdd_event_X550
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @vf_bitmap: vf bitmap of malicious vfs
  *
- *  Handle malicious driver detection event.
+ * Handle malicious driver detection event.
  **/
 void ixgbe_mdd_event_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *vf_bitmap)
 {
@@ -1462,10 +1462,10 @@  void ixgbe_mdd_event_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 *vf_bitmap)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_media_type_X550em - Get media type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_media_type_X550em - Get media type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
+ * Returns the media type (fiber, copper, backplane)
  */
 enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1511,9 +1511,9 @@  enum ixgbe_media_type ixgbe_get_media_type_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_supported_sfp_modules_X550em - Check if SFP module type is supported
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @linear: true if SFP module is linear
+ * ixgbe_supported_sfp_modules_X550em - Check if SFP module type is supported
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @linear: true if SFP module is linear
  */
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_supported_sfp_modules_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *linear)
 {
@@ -1549,10 +1549,10 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_supported_sfp_modules_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, bool *linear)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_X550em - Identifies SFP modules
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_X550em - Identifies SFP modules
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Searches for and identifies the SFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type.
+ * Searches for and identifies the SFP module and assigns appropriate PHY type.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1573,8 +1573,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_identify_sfp_module_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_sfp_modules_X550em - Setup MAC link ops
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_sfp_modules_X550em - Setup MAC link ops
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  */
 s32 ixgbe_setup_sfp_modules_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1787,8 +1787,8 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_sgmii_fw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_mac_link_ops_X550em - init mac link function pointers
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_mac_link_ops_X550em - init mac link function pointers
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  */
 void ixgbe_init_mac_link_ops_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -1849,10 +1849,10 @@  void ixgbe_init_mac_link_ops_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_x550em - Determines link capabilities
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: pointer to link speed
- *  @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
+ * ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_x550em - Determines link capabilities
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: pointer to link speed
+ * @autoneg: true when autoneg or autotry is enabled
  */
 s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				       ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
@@ -1941,7 +1941,7 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_link_capabilities_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
  * ixgbe_get_lasi_ext_t_x550em - Determime external Base T PHY interrupt cause
  * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  * @lsc: pointer to boolean flag which indicates whether external Base T
- *       PHY interrupt is lsc
+ *      PHY interrupt is lsc
  *
  * Determime if external Base T PHY interrupt cause is high temperature
  * failure alarm or link status change.
@@ -2127,11 +2127,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_enable_lasi_ext_t_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_kr_speed_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for link speed.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: link speed
+ * ixgbe_setup_kr_speed_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for link speed.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: link speed
  *
- *  Configures the integrated KR PHY.
+ * Configures the integrated KR PHY.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_kr_speed_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				       ixgbe_link_speed speed)
@@ -2229,11 +2229,11 @@  static s32 ixgbe_check_overtemp_fw(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_mng_if_sel_x550em - Read NW_MNG_IF_SEL register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_read_mng_if_sel_x550em - Read NW_MNG_IF_SEL register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Read NW_MNG_IF_SEL register and save field values, and check for valid field
- *  values.
+ * Read NW_MNG_IF_SEL register and save field values, and check for valid field
+ * values.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mng_if_sel_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2256,12 +2256,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_read_mng_if_sel_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_init_phy_ops_X550em - PHY/SFP specific init
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_init_phy_ops_X550em - PHY/SFP specific init
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
- *  set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
- *  not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
+ * Initialize any function pointers that were not able to be
+ * set during init_shared_code because the PHY/SFP type was
+ * not known.  Perform the SFP init if necessary.
  */
 s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2378,7 +2378,7 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_phy_ops_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 
 /**
  * ixgbe_set_mdio_speed - Set MDIO clock speed
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  */
 STATIC void ixgbe_set_mdio_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2409,12 +2409,12 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_set_mdio_speed(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_hw_X550em - Perform hardware reset
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_hw_X550em - Perform hardware reset
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
- *  and clears all interrupts, perform a PHY reset, and perform a link (MAC)
- *  reset.
+ * Resets the hardware by resetting the transmit and receive units, masks
+ * and clears all interrupts, perform a PHY reset, and perform a link (MAC)
+ * reset.
  */
 s32 ixgbe_reset_hw_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2589,8 +2589,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_init_ext_t_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_kr_x550em - Configure the KR PHY.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_kr_x550em - Configure the KR PHY.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_kr_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2605,12 +2605,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_kr_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550em - Setup internal/external the PHY for SFP
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550em - Setup internal/external the PHY for SFP
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
  *
- *  Configure the external PHY and the integrated KR PHY for SFP support.
+ * Configure the external PHY and the integrated KR PHY for SFP support.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				    ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -2650,12 +2650,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_sfi_x550a - Configure the internal PHY for native SFI mode
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: the link speed to force
+ * ixgbe_setup_sfi_x550a - Configure the internal PHY for native SFI mode
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: the link speed to force
  *
- *  Configures the integrated PHY for native SFI mode. Used to connect the
- *  internal PHY directly to an SFP cage, without autonegotiation.
+ * Configures the integrated PHY for native SFI mode. Used to connect the
+ * internal PHY directly to an SFP cage, without autonegotiation.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_sfi_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed)
 {
@@ -2699,12 +2699,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_sfi_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550a - Setup internal PHY for SFP
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: new link speed
- *  @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
+ * ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550a - Setup internal PHY for SFP
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: new link speed
+ * @autoneg_wait_to_complete: unused
  *
- *  Configure the integrated PHY for SFP support.
+ * Configure the integrated PHY for SFP support.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				    ixgbe_link_speed speed,
@@ -2804,10 +2804,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_mac_link_sfp_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em_x - MAC specific iXFI configuration
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em_x - MAC specific iXFI configuration
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  iXfI configuration needed for ixgbe_mac_X550EM_x devices.
+ * iXfI configuration needed for ixgbe_mac_X550EM_x devices.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em_x(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -2873,12 +2873,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em_x(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for iXFI mode.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @speed: the link speed to force
+ * ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for iXFI mode.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @speed: the link speed to force
  *
- *  Configures the integrated KR PHY to use iXFI mode. Used to connect an
- *  internal and external PHY at a specific speed, without autonegotiation.
+ * Configures the integrated KR PHY to use iXFI mode. Used to connect an
+ * internal and external PHY at a specific speed, without autonegotiation.
  **/
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_setup_ixfi_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed)
 {
@@ -3034,10 +3034,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_internal_phy_t_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_phy_loopback_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for loopback.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_phy_loopback_x550em - Configure the KR PHY for loopback.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Configures the integrated KR PHY to use internal loopback mode.
+ * Configures the integrated KR PHY to use internal loopback mode.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_loopback_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3101,13 +3101,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_phy_loopback_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_X550 - Read EEPROM word using a host interface command
- *  assuming that the semaphore is already obtained.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @data: word read from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_X550 - Read EEPROM word using a host interface command
+ * assuming that the semaphore is already obtained.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @data: word read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the hostif.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word from the EEPROM using the hostif.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 {
@@ -3144,13 +3144,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset, u16 *data)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_buffer_X550- Read EEPROM word(s) using hostif
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
- *  @words: number of words
- *  @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_buffer_X550- Read EEPROM word(s) using hostif
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to read
+ * @words: number of words
+ * @data: word(s) read from the EEPROM
  *
- *  Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the hostif.
+ * Reads a 16 bit word(s) from the EEPROM using the hostif.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_buffer_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				     u16 offset, u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -3219,12 +3219,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_ee_hostif_buffer_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550 - Write EEPROM word using hostif
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @data: word write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550 - Write EEPROM word using hostif
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @data: word write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the hostif.
+ * Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the hostif.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_data_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 				    u16 data)
@@ -3252,12 +3252,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_data_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550 - Write EEPROM word using hostif
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @data: word write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550 - Write EEPROM word using hostif
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @data: word write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the hostif.
+ * Write a 16 bit word to the EEPROM using the hostif.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 			       u16 data)
@@ -3279,13 +3279,13 @@  s32 ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 offset,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_buffer_X550 - Write EEPROM word(s) using hostif
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
- *  @words: number of words
- *  @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
+ * ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_buffer_X550 - Write EEPROM word(s) using hostif
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @offset: offset of  word in the EEPROM to write
+ * @words: number of words
+ * @data: word(s) write to the EEPROM
  *
- *  Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the hostif.
+ * Write a 16 bit word(s) to the EEPROM using the hostif.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_ee_hostif_buffer_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw,
 				      u16 offset, u16 words, u16 *data)
@@ -3391,12 +3391,12 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_checksum_ptr_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 ptr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_calc_checksum_X550 - Calculates and returns the checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @buffer: pointer to buffer containing calculated checksum
- *  @buffer_size: size of buffer
+ * ixgbe_calc_checksum_X550 - Calculates and returns the checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @buffer: pointer to buffer containing calculated checksum
+ * @buffer_size: size of buffer
  *
- *  Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
+ * Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_calc_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *buffer, u32 buffer_size)
 {
@@ -3474,10 +3474,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_calc_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *buffer, u32 buffer_size)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X550 - Calculates and returns the checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X550 - Calculates and returns the checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
+ * Returns a negative error code on error, or the 16-bit checksum
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3485,12 +3485,12 @@  s32 ixgbe_calc_eeprom_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X550 - Validate EEPROM checksum
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @checksum_val: calculated checksum
+ * ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X550 - Validate EEPROM checksum
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @checksum_val: calculated checksum
  *
- *  Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
- *  caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
+ * Performs checksum calculation and validates the EEPROM checksum.  If the
+ * caller does not need checksum_val, the value can be NULL.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_validate_eeprom_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u16 *checksum_val)
 {
@@ -3579,10 +3579,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_eeprom_checksum_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_update_flash_X550 - Instruct HW to copy EEPROM to Flash device
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_update_flash_X550 - Instruct HW to copy EEPROM to Flash device
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Issue a shadow RAM dump to FW to copy EEPROM from shadow RAM to the flash.
+ * Issue a shadow RAM dump to FW to copy EEPROM from shadow RAM to the flash.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_update_flash_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3604,10 +3604,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_update_flash_X550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X550em - Returns physical layer type
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X550em - Returns physical layer type
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
+ * Determines physical layer capabilities of the current configuration.
  **/
 u64 ixgbe_get_supported_physical_layer_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3748,7 +3748,7 @@  void ixgbe_disable_rx_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 
 /**
  * ixgbe_enter_lplu_x550em - Transition to low power states
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  * Configures Low Power Link Up on transition to low power states
  * (from D0 to non-D0). Link is required to enter LPLU so avoid resetting the
@@ -3856,8 +3856,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_enter_lplu_t_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 
 /**
  * ixgbe_get_lcd_x550em - Determine lowest common denominator
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @lcd_speed: pointer to lowest common link speed
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @lcd_speed: pointer to lowest common link speed
  *
  * Determine lowest common link speed with link partner.
  **/
@@ -3893,10 +3893,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_get_lcd_t_x550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *lcd_speed)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_fc_X550em - Set up flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_fc_X550em - Set up flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Called at init time to set up flow control.
+ * Called at init time to set up flow control.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_fc_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -3983,10 +3983,10 @@  s32 ixgbe_setup_fc_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane_x550em_a - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane_x550em_a - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
+ * Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
  **/
 void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4061,8 +4061,8 @@  void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_backplane_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber_x550em_a - passthrough FC settings
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber_x550em_a - passthrough FC settings
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
  **/
 void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
@@ -4072,10 +4072,10 @@  void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_fiber_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_fc_autoneg_sgmii_x550em_a - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_fc_autoneg_sgmii_x550em_a - Enable flow control IEEE clause 37
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
+ * Enable flow control according to IEEE clause 37.
  **/
 void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_sgmii_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4127,10 +4127,10 @@  void ixgbe_fc_autoneg_sgmii_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_setup_fc_backplane_x550em_a - Set up flow control
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_setup_fc_backplane_x550em_a - Set up flow control
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  *
- *  Called at init time to set up flow control.
+ * Called at init time to set up flow control.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_setup_fc_backplane_x550em_a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4235,11 +4235,11 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_set_mux(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 state)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550em - Acquire SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
+ * ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550em - Acquire SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
  *
- *  Acquires the SWFW semaphore and sets the I2C MUX
+ * Acquires the SWFW semaphore and sets the I2C MUX
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -4258,11 +4258,11 @@  s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550em - Release SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550em - Release SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
  *
- *  Releases the SWFW semaphore and sets the I2C MUX
+ * Releases the SWFW semaphore and sets the I2C MUX
  **/
 void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -4275,11 +4275,11 @@  void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550a - Acquire SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
+ * ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550a - Acquire SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to acquire
  *
- *  Acquires the SWFW semaphore and get the shared phy token as needed
+ * Acquires the SWFW semaphore and get the shared phy token as needed
  */
 STATIC s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -4325,11 +4325,11 @@  STATIC s32 ixgbe_acquire_swfw_sync_X550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550a - Release SWFW semaphore
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
+ * ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550a - Release SWFW semaphore
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @mask: Mask to specify which semaphore to release
  *
- *  Releases the SWFW semaphore and puts the shared phy token as needed
+ * Releases the SWFW semaphore and puts the shared phy token as needed
  */
 STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 {
@@ -4345,15 +4345,15 @@  STATIC void ixgbe_release_swfw_sync_X550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 mask)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_read_phy_reg_x550a  - Reads specified PHY register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
+ * ixgbe_read_phy_reg_x550a  - Reads specified PHY register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit address of PHY register to read
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Pointer to read data from PHY register
  *
- *  Reads a value from a specified PHY register using the SWFW lock and PHY
- *  Token. The PHY Token is needed since the MDIO is shared between to MAC
- *  instances.
+ * Reads a value from a specified PHY register using the SWFW lock and PHY
+ * Token. The PHY Token is needed since the MDIO is shared between to MAC
+ * instances.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 			       u32 device_type, u16 *phy_data)
@@ -4374,14 +4374,14 @@  s32 ixgbe_read_phy_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_write_phy_reg_x550a - Writes specified PHY register
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
- *  @device_type: 5 bit device type
- *  @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
+ * ixgbe_write_phy_reg_x550a - Writes specified PHY register
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @reg_addr: 32 bit PHY register to write
+ * @device_type: 5 bit device type
+ * @phy_data: Data to write to the PHY register
  *
- *  Writes a value to specified PHY register using the SWFW lock and PHY Token.
- *  The PHY Token is needed since the MDIO is shared between to MAC instances.
+ * Writes a value to specified PHY register using the SWFW lock and PHY Token.
+ * The PHY Token is needed since the MDIO is shared between to MAC instances.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_write_phy_reg_x550a(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 reg_addr,
 				u32 device_type, u16 phy_data)
@@ -4532,8 +4532,8 @@  s32 ixgbe_check_link_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, ixgbe_link_speed *speed,
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_reset_phy_t_X550em - Performs X557 PHY reset and enables LASI
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * ixgbe_reset_phy_t_X550em - Performs X557 PHY reset and enables LASI
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 {
@@ -4549,9 +4549,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_reset_phy_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_on_t_X550em - Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @led_idx: led number to turn on
+ * ixgbe_led_on_t_X550em - Turns on the software controllable LEDs.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @led_idx: led number to turn on
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_on_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 led_idx)
 {
@@ -4574,9 +4574,9 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_on_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 led_idx)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_led_off_t_X550em - Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
- *  @hw: pointer to hardware structure
- *  @led_idx: led number to turn off
+ * ixgbe_led_off_t_X550em - Turns off the software controllable LEDs.
+ * @hw: pointer to hardware structure
+ * @led_idx: led number to turn off
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_led_off_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 led_idx)
 {
@@ -4599,19 +4599,19 @@  s32 ixgbe_led_off_t_X550em(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u32 led_idx)
 }
 
 /**
- *  ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_x550 - Sends driver version to firmware
- *  @hw: pointer to the HW structure
- *  @maj: driver version major number
- *  @min: driver version minor number
- *  @build: driver version build number
- *  @sub: driver version sub build number
- *  @len: length of driver_ver string
- *  @driver_ver: driver string
+ * ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_x550 - Sends driver version to firmware
+ * @hw: pointer to the HW structure
+ * @maj: driver version major number
+ * @min: driver version minor number
+ * @build: driver version build number
+ * @sub: driver version sub build number
+ * @len: length of driver_ver string
+ * @driver_ver: driver string
  *
- *  Sends driver version number to firmware through the manageability
- *  block.  On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
- *  else returns IXGBE_ERR_SWFW_SYNC when encountering an error acquiring
- *  semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
+ * Sends driver version number to firmware through the manageability
+ * block.  On success return IXGBE_SUCCESS
+ * else returns IXGBE_ERR_SWFW_SYNC when encountering an error acquiring
+ * semaphore or IXGBE_ERR_HOST_INTERFACE_COMMAND when command fails.
  **/
 s32 ixgbe_set_fw_drv_ver_x550(struct ixgbe_hw *hw, u8 maj, u8 min,
 			      u8 build, u8 sub, u16 len, const char *driver_ver)