Re: [PATCH 0/7] staging: vc04_services: Some dead code removal

From: Stefan Wahren
Date: Sun Oct 28 2018 - 04:33:05 EST

Hi Dave,

> Dave Stevenson <dave.stevenson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> hat am 26. Oktober 2018 um 19:15 geschrieben:
> Thanks Stefan.
> I've picked up your latest patches which mean I can get the driver
> loaded via the (almost) approved method.
> I do seem to still have issues with not getting the expected address
> ranges, so the driver/VPU was trying to map cached alias memory. As
> your patches only came through yesterday I haven't had a chance to dig
> through why yet. I've done a temporary hack to ensure we always map
> the uncached alias, but that can't persist.

does it mean with DT probing it worked before and with platform change it's broken?
Or anything else cause this regression in 4.19?

> The networking issue has been resolved :-)
> I've pushed where I've got to to
> It's a touch messy due to integrating in your patches in the last 24
> hours. It needs a full rebase so that my changes are on top of yours
> rather than haphazard.
> As we're moving to 4.19 fairly soon I may well abandon my 4.14 tree
> and jump to either that or directly on staging. I'll see where I get
> to early next week.

Sorry, but there is no need for a quick shot against a downstream 4.14. I assumed you make your changes against upstream linux-next + Phil's and my patches.

You can use until 4.20-rc1 is out.
Using 4.14 or 4.19 doesn't make any sense to me.


> Dave