Re: [PATCH RFC RFT 0/3] clk: detect per-user enable imbalances and implement hand-off

From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Tue Aug 11 2015 - 13:43:09 EST

Hi Mike,

On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 6:41 PM, Michael Turquette
<mturquette@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Quoting Geert Uytterhoeven (2015-08-11 02:20:12)
>> On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 9:09 PM, Michael Turquette
>> <mturquette@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> > This is an alternative solution to Lee's "clk: Provide support for
>> > always-on clocks" series[0].

>> I gave it a try on r8a7791/koelsch, where I replaced the hack from
>> "[PATCH/RFC 1/5] clk: shmobile: mstp: Never disable INTC-SYS"
>> ( by setting
>> init.flags |= CLK_ENABLE_HAND_OFF
>> in cpg_mstp_clock_register() for "intc-sys".
>> The end result is fine (the "intc-sys" clock is never disabled), but I get
>> a few annoying lockdep splats like below (one for the "intc-sys" clock,
>> and one more for each parent up to the root clock):
>> ------------[ cut here ]------------
>> WARNING: CPU: 0 PID: 0 at drivers/clk/clk.c:745 clk_core_enable+0x6c/0xdc()

> Thanks much for testing! I forgot to hold the enable lock in __clk_init
> (we already hold the prepare lock). Can you tell me if this diff fixes
> it?

Yes it does. Thanks for the quick fix!



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