Re: [PATCH 0/2] cpufreq/opp: rework regulator initialization

From: Sudeep Holla
Date: Fri Feb 08 2019 - 09:28:24 EST

On Fri, Feb 08, 2019 at 01:23:37PM +0100, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 8, 2019 at 1:09 PM Sudeep Holla <sudeep.holla@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >


> > Yes, in that case additional logic in the driver also needed. I am fine
> > if we enforce driver to deal with this issue, but was thinking if we can
> > make it generic. Also I was just trying to avoid adding _suspend/resume
> > to driver just to avoid this issue.
> I was wondering if cpufreq_offline()/online() could be invoked from
> cpufreq_suspend()/resume() for the nonboot CPUs - if the driver needs
> it (there could be a driver flag to indicate that).
> If they are made exit immediately when cpufreq_suspended is set (and
> the requisite driver flag is set too), that might work AFAICS.

Yes that sounds feasible. It should be fine to assume it's safe to call
cpufreq_online on a CPU even for CPU that might have failed to come
online or didn't reached a state in CPUHP from where CPUFreq callback
is executed or am I missing something ?