Re: [PATCH 3/3] thermal: core: fix: Check return code of the ->get_max_state() callback
From: Zhang Rui
Date: Wed Oct 08 2014 - 23:15:31 EST
On Fri, 2014-10-03 at 12:40 +0200, Lukasz Majewski wrote:
> Hi Eduardo, Rui,
> > On Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 10:27:12AM +0200, Lukasz Majewski wrote:
> > > Without this check it was possible to execute cooling device
> > > binding code even when wrong max cooling state was read.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Lukasz Majewski <l.majewski@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Acked-by: Eduardo Valentin <edubezval@xxxxxxxxx>
> > Rui, are you taking these patches? Do you prefer me to collect them?
> I'd like to ask you NOT to apply those patches.
> In short: It will cause regression on all non Exynos boards.
> Up till now the cpu_cooling device was bind even when the
> get_max_state() returned -EINVAL and everything worked after late
> cpufreq policy initialization.
> However, during this time window the thermal driver is not properly
> Applying PATCH2/3 and PATCH3/3 would cause bind error without any
> further occasion for re-bind. As a result THERAL will not be present
> on the target system.
> It works on the Exynos boards, since at the report_trigger() function,
> when first trip point is reached, it is checked if cpu_cooling device
> is bind. If it is not (due to "fixes" at PATCH2/3 and PATCH3/3) it
> is rebind then.
> Due to above, I think that it would be best to leave things as they are
> now and prepare proper fix as suggested by Eduardo.
Agreed. Can anyone please propose such a patch?
> > Cheers
> > Eduardo
> > > ---
> > > drivers/thermal/thermal_core.c | 6 ++++--
> > > 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> > >
> > > diff --git a/drivers/thermal/thermal_core.c
> > > b/drivers/thermal/thermal_core.c index 747618a..8a4dc35 100644
> > > --- a/drivers/thermal/thermal_core.c
> > > +++ b/drivers/thermal/thermal_core.c
> > > @@ -928,7 +928,7 @@ int thermal_zone_bind_cooling_device(struct
> > > thermal_zone_device *tz, struct thermal_zone_device *pos1;
> > > struct thermal_cooling_device *pos2;
> > > unsigned long max_state = 0;
> > > - int result;
> > > + int result, ret;
> > >
> > > if (trip >= tz->trips || (trip < 0 && trip !=
> > > THERMAL_TRIPS_NONE)) return -EINVAL;
> > > @@ -945,7 +945,9 @@ int thermal_zone_bind_cooling_device(struct
> > > thermal_zone_device *tz, if (tz != pos1 || cdev != pos2)
> > > return -EINVAL;
> > >
> > > - cdev->ops->get_max_state(cdev, &max_state);
> > > + ret = cdev->ops->get_max_state(cdev, &max_state);
> > > + if (ret)
> > > + return ret;
> > >
> > > /* lower default 0, upper default max_state */
> > > lower = lower == THERMAL_NO_LIMIT ? 0 : lower;
> > > --
> > > 2.0.0.rc2
> > >
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