Re: [PATCH V4 04/10] dmaengine: qcom_hidma: configure DMA and MSI for OF
From: Vinod Koul
Date: Sun Oct 02 2016 - 23:30:24 EST
On Sat, Oct 01, 2016 at 11:15:00AM -0400, Sinan Kaya wrote:
> On 10/1/2016 2:17 AM, Vinod Koul wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:12:41PM -0400, Sinan Kaya wrote:
> >> Configure the DMA bindings for the device tree based firmware.
> >> Signed-off-by: Sinan Kaya <okaya@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> ---
> >> drivers/dma/qcom/hidma_mgmt.c | 5 ++++-
> >> 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> >> diff --git a/drivers/dma/qcom/hidma_mgmt.c b/drivers/dma/qcom/hidma_mgmt.c
> >> index 82f36e4..e8f6b84 100644
> >> --- a/drivers/dma/qcom/hidma_mgmt.c
> >> +++ b/drivers/dma/qcom/hidma_mgmt.c
> >> @@ -375,8 +375,11 @@ static int __init hidma_mgmt_of_populate_channels(struct device_node *np)
> >> ret = PTR_ERR(new_pdev);
> >> goto out;
> >> }
> >> + of_node_get(child);
> >> + new_pdev->dev.of_node = child;
> >> of_dma_configure(&new_pdev->dev, child);
> >> -
> >> + of_msi_configure(&new_pdev->dev, child);
> >> + of_node_put(child);
> > should this be done unconditionally? Dont we needto call this only for
> > platforms with msi?
> I followed the pattern in of_platform_device_create_pdata function. of_msi_configure does
> nothing if MSI is not enabled as irq_find_matching_host returns NULL. It didn't have any
> side effects on my testing either.
yeah later on I did look up the of_msi_configure() and I suspected this. I
think it would be worthwhile to document this assumption here.