On 03/12/15 13:48, Lina Iyer wrote:Right.
On Thu, Mar 12 2015 at 14:35 -0600, Stephen Boyd wrote:
On 03/12/15 12:38, Lina Iyer wrote::) I was just hacking it to make it easier to understand. Sure.
drivers/hwspinlock/qcom_hwspinlock.c | 15 +++++++++++----
1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
diff --git a/drivers/hwspinlock/qcom_hwspinlock.c
index 93b62e0..7642524 100644
@@ -25,16 +25,23 @@
-#define QCOM_MUTEX_APPS_PROC_ID 1
-#define QCOM_MUTEX_NUM_LOCKS 32
+#define QCOM_MUTEX_APPS_PROC_ID 1
+#define QCOM_MUTEX_CPUIDLE_OFFSET 128
+#define QCOM_CPUIDLE_LOCK 7
+#define QCOM_MUTEX_NUM_LOCKS 32
static int qcom_hwspinlock_trylock(struct hwspinlock *lock)
struct regmap_field *field = lock->priv;
+ u32 proc_id;
- ret = regmap_field_write(field, QCOM_MUTEX_APPS_PROC_ID);
+ proc_id = hwspin_lock_get_id(lock) == QCOM_CPUIDLE_LOCK ?
+ QCOM_MUTEX_CPUIDLE_OFFSET + smp_processor_id():
So we assume that the caller will always be the CPU that is locking the
lock? Also, do we assume that the remote side knows our CPU scheme here?
smp_processor_id() returns the logical CPU and not the physical CPU
number so hopefully the remote side doesn't care about logical CPU
numbers being written to the lock value.
The remote side (SCM) doesnt care the value written. We use 128+cpu to
be unique in Linux(128 is to make sure it doesnt clash with predefined
values used across by other processors.
It looks like the remote side unlocks it too? It doesn't seem like this
will work with the framework very well. The framework has a kernel
spinlock attached to the hwspinlock so when we lock the hwspinlock we
also lock the kernel spinlock and we only release the kernel spinlock
when the kernel unlocks the hwspinlock. In this case it seems like
cpuidle wants to have it's own kernel spinlock and just use the trylock
loop part of __hwspin_lock_timeout() without taking any kernel side
locks. Plus it wants to write a specific value to the lock.
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