RE: [Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH] e1000e: Disable runtime PM on CNP+

From: Brown, Aaron F
Date: Fri Feb 15 2019 - 15:37:39 EST

> From: Intel-wired-lan [mailto:intel-wired-lan-bounces@xxxxxxxxxx] On
> Behalf Of Kai-Heng Feng
> Sent: Saturday, February 2, 2019 9:40 AM
> To: Kirsher, Jeffrey T <jeffrey.t.kirsher@xxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; Kai-Heng Feng
> <kai.heng.feng@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>; intel-wired-lan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx; linux-
> kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH] e1000e: Disable runtime PM on CNP+
> There are some new e1000e devices can only be woken up from D3 one
> time,
> by plugging ethernet cable. Subsequent cable plugging does set PME bit
> correctly, but it still doesn't get woken up.
> Since e1000e connects to the root complex directly, we rely on ACPI to
> wake it up. In this case, the GPE from _PRW only works once and stops
> working after that. Though it appears to be a platform bug, e1000e
> maintainers confirmed that I219 does not support D3.
> So disable runtime PM on CNP+ chips. We may need to disable earlier
> generations if this bug also hit older platforms.
> Bugzilla:
> Signed-off-by: Kai-Heng Feng <kai.heng.feng@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/e1000e/netdev.c | 2 +-
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Tested-by: Aaron Brown <aaron.f.brown@xxxxxxxxx>