Re: [RESEND PATCH v3 00/20] mtd: spi-nor: move manuf out of the core

From: Tudor.Ambarus
Date: Wed Aug 28 2019 - 06:18:41 EST

On 08/26/2019 03:08 PM, Tudor Ambarus - M18064 wrote:
> From: Tudor Ambarus <tudor.ambarus@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> v3:
> - Drop patches:
> "mtd: spi-nor: Move clear_sr_bp() to 'struct spi_nor_flash_parameter'"
> "mtd: spi-nor: Rework the disabling of block write protection"
> and replace them with the RFC patch:
> "mtd: spi-nor: Rework the disabling of block write protection"
> - rename spi_nor_legacy_init_params() to spi_nor_info_init_params()
> - rebase patches and send them all in a single patch set.
> v2:
> - addressed all the comments
> - all flash parameters and settings are now set in 'struct
> spi_nor_flash_parameter', for a clearer separation between the SPI NOR
> layer and the flash params.
> In order to test this, you'll have to merge v5.3-rc5 in spi-nor/next.
> This patch set depends on
> 'commit 834de5c1aa76 ("mtd: spi-nor: Fix the disabling of write protection at init")
> The scope of the "mtd: spi-nor: move manuf out of the core" batches,
> is to move all manufacturer specific code out of the spi-nor core.
> In the quest of removing the manufacturer specific code from the spi-nor
> core, we want to impose a timeline/priority on how the flash parameters
> are updated. As of now. the flash parameters initialization logic is as
> following:
> a/ default flash parameters init in spi_nor_init_params()
> b/ manufacturer specific flash parameters updates, split across entire
> spi-nor core code
> c/ flash parameters updates based on SFDP tables
> d/ post BFPT flash parameter updates
> With the "mtd: spi-nor: move manuf out of the core" batches, we want to
> impose the following sequence of calls:
> 1/ spi-nor core legacy flash parameters init:
> spi_nor_default_init_params()
> 2/ MFR-based manufacturer flash parameters init:
> nor->manufacturer->fixups->default_init()
> 3/ specific flash_info tweeks done when decisions can not be done just
> on MFR:
> nor->info->fixups->default_init()
> 4/ SFDP tables flash parameters init - SFDP knows better:
> spi_nor_sfdp_init_params()
> 5/ post SFDP tables flash parameters updates - in case manufacturers
> get the serial flash tables wrong or incomplete.
> nor->info->fixups->post_sfdp()
> The later can be extended to nor->manufacturer->fixups->post_sfdp()
> if needed.
> Setting of flash parameters will no longer be spread interleaved across
> the spi-nor core, there will be a clear separation on who and when will
> update the flash parameters.
> Tested on sst26vf064b with atmel-quadspi SPIMEM driver.
> Boris Brezillon (7):
> mtd: spi-nor: Add a default_init() fixup hook for gd25q256
> mtd: spi-nor: Create a ->set_4byte() method
> mtd: spi-nor: Rework the SPI NOR lock/unlock logic
> mtd: spi-nor: Add post_sfdp() hook to tweak flash config
> mtd: spi-nor: Add spansion_post_sfdp_fixups()
> mtd: spi-nor: Add a ->convert_addr() method
> mtd: spi-nor: Add the SPI_NOR_XSR_RDY flag
> Tudor Ambarus (13):
> mtd: spi-nor: Regroup flash parameter and settings
> mtd: spi-nor: Use nor->params
> mtd: spi-nor: Drop quad_enable() from 'struct spi-nor'
> mtd: spi-nor: Move erase_map to 'struct spi_nor_flash_parameter'
> mtd: spi-nor: Add default_init() hook to tweak flash parameters
> mtd: spi_nor: Move manufacturer quad_enable() in ->default_init()
> mtd: spi-nor: Split spi_nor_init_params()
> mtd: spi_nor: Add a ->setup() method
> mtd: spi-nor: Add s3an_post_sfdp_fixups()
> mtd: spi-nor: Bring flash params init together
> mtd: spi_nor: Introduce spi_nor_set_addr_width()
> mtd: spi-nor: Introduce spi_nor_get_flash_info()
> mtd: spi-nor: Rework the disabling of block write protection
> drivers/mtd/spi-nor/spi-nor.c | 1304 +++++++++++++++++++++++------------------
> include/linux/mtd/spi-nor.h | 298 +++++++---
> 2 files changed, 927 insertions(+), 675 deletions(-)

Addressed Boris's and Vingnesh's latest small updates.

All but last applied to,
spi-nor/next branch.