[PATCH 0/5] Add memory mapped read support for ti-qspi

From: Vignesh R
Date: Fri Sep 04 2015 - 04:33:08 EST


This patch series adds support for memory mapped read port of ti-qspi.
ti-qspi has a special memory mapped port through which SPI flash
memories can be accessed directly via SoC specific memory region.

First patch adds a method to pass flash specific information like read
opcode, dummy bytes etc and to request mmap read. Second patch
implements mmap read method in ti-qspi driver. Patch 3 adapts m25p80 to
use mmap read method before trying normal SPI transfer. Patch 4 and 5
add memory map region DT entries for DRA7xx and AM43xx SoCs.

This patch series is based on the discussions here:

Tested on DRA74 EVM and AM437x-SK.
Read performance increases from ~100kB/s to ~2.5MB/s.

Vignesh R (5):
spi: introduce mmap read support for spi flash devices
spi: spi-ti-qspi: add mmap mode read support
mtd: devices: m25p80: add support for mmap read request
ARM: dts: DRA7: add entry for qspi mmap region
ARM: dts: AM4372: add entry for qspi mmap region

Documentation/devicetree/bindings/spi/ti_qspi.txt | 18 +++-
arch/arm/boot/dts/am4372.dtsi | 4 +-
arch/arm/boot/dts/dra7.dtsi | 6 +-
drivers/mtd/devices/m25p80.c | 8 ++
drivers/spi/spi-ti-qspi.c | 106 +++++++++++++++++++++-
include/linux/spi/spi.h | 21 +++++
6 files changed, 154 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)


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