Re: [PATCH v2 2/2] usb: dwc3: support clocks and resets for DWC3 core
From: Rob Herring
Date: Fri Apr 27 2018 - 14:40:34 EST
On Fri, Apr 27, 2018 at 11:20 AM, Masahiro Yamada
> Hi Rob,
> 2018-04-26 0:21 GMT+09:00 Rob Herring <robh@xxxxxxxxxx>:
>>> diff --git a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/usb/dwc3.txt b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/usb/dwc3.txt
>>> index 0dbd308..feb1cc33 100644
>>> --- a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/usb/dwc3.txt
>>> +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/usb/dwc3.txt
>>> @@ -7,6 +7,27 @@ Required properties:
>>> - compatible: must be "snps,dwc3"
>>> - reg : Address and length of the register set for the device
>>> - interrupts: Interrupts used by the dwc3 controller.
>>> + - clock-names: should contain "ref", "bus_early", "suspend"
>>> + - clocks: list of phandle and clock specifier pairs corresponding to
>>> + entries in the clock-names property.
>>> + - resets: a single pair of phandle and reset specifier
>> This should be optional as some SoCs don't have separate, s/w controlled
>> resets of modules.
> OK. I will move resets to optional property.
> Please let ask a question.
> The number of clocks should be the same across SoCs.
> (Even if there is no s/w control for clocks,
> we should input something such as clk-fixed-rate.)
I guess if there's really not s/w control, then the number may vary,
but let's worry about that when someone has that problem.
> On the other hand, the number of resets can be different
> across SoCs. If there is no s/w control for resets,
> we can make it optional. (optional = 1 or 0 reset)
> Is this what you mean?
Yes. I think it's just more common to not have a reset than not have clocks.
> If we had something like reset-nop (or reset-dummy)
> in case no s/w control, we would be able to input something.
> I am not sure if this is the right thing, though.
I don't think we should require things if they are not needed.