Re: [PATCH 09/16] tty: serial: 8250_dma: Add a TX trigger workaround for AM33xx

From: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
Date: Fri Sep 19 2014 - 06:58:55 EST

On 09/19/2014 12:22 PM, Heikki Krogerus wrote:
> Couldn't you just replace the handle_irq with a custom irq routine in
> the omap driver like you did with set_termios? Where you would do
> those tricks and/or call serial8250_handle_irq()?

Tricks within serial8250_handle_irq(), see [0]. It is not a lot but
still. I could provide my own handle irq, just asking what you would


> The 8250_core changes in that patch #10 only modify
> serial8250_handle_irg right?

Correct. However there is another change due to the RX_DMA_BUG. A while
ago you said that this RX_DMA_BUG thing might be something that other
SoC could use, too.
If you ask me now for my own irq routine it would make sense to move RX
bug handling into omap specific code as well.

> Cheers,

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