[PATCH v2 0/7] ARM: sunxi: Add basic support for Allwinner A80 SoC

From: Chen-Yu Tsai
Date: Wed Sep 24 2014 - 10:49:43 EST

Hi everyone,

This is v2 of the initial Allwinner A80 support series.
This patch series adds very basic support for Allwinner's A80 SoC,
a big.LITTLE architecture with 4 Cortex-A7s and 4 Cortex-A15s.

Development is done on the A80 Optimus Board, the defacto development
board for the A80, with the accompanying SDK as a reference.

So far I've been unable to get the board to boot from MMC, or
using Android fastboot. I'm using Allwinner's FEL mode to load
the bootloader and kernel+dtb image over USB. Notes on my attempts
can be found here: http://linux-sunxi.org/User:Wens#A80_Optimus

Patch 1 introduces the compatible string for the A80.

Patch 2 adds options to use UART0 on the A80 as the debug port for

Patch 3 adds a barebone dtsi with just the cpu, memory and uart nodes.

Patch 4 adds a barebone dts for the A80 Optimus Board.

Patch 5 documents the vendor prefix for Merrii Technology Co., Ltd,
the designer and vendor of the A80 Optimus Board.

Patch 6 documents all the Allwinner SoCs we currently support.

Patch 7 updates the sunxi README with a link to the A80's datasheet.

Changes since v1:

- Use skeleton64.dtsi as basis to support maximum of 8GB DRAM
- Dropped dependency on ARCH_SUNXI for DEBUG_SUN9I_UART0
- Added empty lines separating cores in the DT cpu-map node
- Added patch 7 to update sunxi README


Chen-Yu Tsai (7):
ARM: sunxi: Introduce Allwinner A80 support
ARM: sunxi: Add debug uart used by sun9i (Allwinner A80)
ARM: dts: sunxi: Add Allwinner A80 dtsi
ARM: dts: sun9i: Add A80 Optimus Board support
devicetree: bindings: Add vendor prefix for Merrii Technology Co.,
devicetree: bindings: Document supported Allwinner sunxi SoCs
Documentation: sunxi: Add A80 datasheet link

Documentation/arm/sunxi/README | 3 +-
Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/sunxi.txt | 12 +
.../devicetree/bindings/vendor-prefixes.txt | 1 +
arch/arm/Kconfig.debug | 10 +
arch/arm/boot/dts/Makefile | 2 +
arch/arm/boot/dts/sun9i-a80-optimus.dts | 66 +++++
arch/arm/boot/dts/sun9i-a80.dtsi | 287 +++++++++++++++++++++
arch/arm/mach-sunxi/Kconfig | 5 +
arch/arm/mach-sunxi/sunxi.c | 9 +
9 files changed, 394 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
create mode 100644 Documentation/devicetree/bindings/arm/sunxi.txt
create mode 100644 arch/arm/boot/dts/sun9i-a80-optimus.dts
create mode 100644 arch/arm/boot/dts/sun9i-a80.dtsi


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