Re: [BUG BISECT] Ethernet fail on VF50 (OF: Don't set default coherent DMA mask)
From: Krzysztof Kozlowski
Date: Fri Jul 27 2018 - 09:18:21 EST
On 27 July 2018 at 15:11, Krzysztof Kozlowski <krzk@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On today's next, the bisect pointed commit
> ff33d1030a6ca87cea9a41e1a2ea7750a781ab3d as fault for my boot failures
> with NFSv4 root on Toradex Colibri VF50 (Iris carrier board).
> Author: Robin Murphy <robin.murphy@xxxxxxx>
> Date: Mon Jul 23 23:16:12 2018 +0100
> OF: Don't set default coherent DMA mask
> Board: Toradex Colibri VF50 (NXP VF500, Cortex A5, serial configured
> with DMA) on Iris Carrier.
> It looks like problem with Freescale Ethernet driver:
> [ 15.458477] fsl-edma 40018000.dma-controller: coherent DMA mask is unset
> [ 15.465284] fsl-lpuart 40027000.serial: Cannot prepare cyclic DMA
> [ 15.472086] Root-NFS: no NFS server address
> [ 15.476359] VFS: Unable to mount root fs via NFS, trying floppy.
> [ 15.484228] VFS: Cannot open root device "nfs" or
> unknown-block(2,0): error -6
> [ 15.491664] Please append a correct "root=" boot option; here are
> the available partitions:
> [ 15.500188] 0100 16384 ram0
> [ 15.500200] (driver?)
> [ 15.506406] Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root
> fs on unknown-block(2,0)
> [ 15.514747] ---[ end Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to
> mount root fs on unknown-block(2,0) ]---
> Attached - defconfig and full boot log.
> Any hints?
> Let me know if you need any more information.
My Exynos boards also fail to boot on missing network:
As expected there are plenty of "DMA mask not set" warnings... and
later dwc3 driver fails with:
dwc3: probe of 12400000.dwc3 failed with error -12
which is probably the answer why LAN attached to USB is not present.