Re: [PATCH v5 10/13] net: phy: adin: implement PHY subsystem software reset

From: Andrew Lunn
Date: Fri Aug 16 2019 - 09:19:58 EST

On Fri, Aug 16, 2019 at 04:10:08PM +0300, Alexandru Ardelean wrote:
> The ADIN PHYs supports 4 types of reset:
> 1. The standard PHY reset via BMCR_RESET bit in MII_BMCR reg
> 2. Reset via GPIO
> 3. Reset via reg GeSftRst (0xff0c) & reload previous pin configs
> 4. Reset via reg GeSftRst (0xff0c) & request new pin configs
> Resets 2, 3 & 4 are almost identical, with the exception that the crystal
> oscillator is available during reset for 2.
> This change implements subsystem software reset via the GeSftRst and
> reloading the previous pin configuration (so reset number 3).
> This will also reset the PHY core regs (similar to reset 1).
> Since writing bit 1 to reg GeSftRst is self-clearing, the only thing that
> can be done, is to write to that register, wait a specific amount of time
> (10 milliseconds should be enough) and try to read back and check if there
> are no errors on read. A busy-wait-read won't work well, and may sometimes
> work or not work.
> In case phylib is configured to also do a reset via GPIO, the ADIN PHY may
> be reset twice when the PHY device registers, but that isn't a problem,
> since it's being done on boot (or PHY device register).
> Signed-off-by: Alexandru Ardelean <alexandru.ardelean@xxxxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Andrew Lunn <andrew@xxxxxxx>