Re: [BUG/PATCH 1/4] DTS: GTA04: SPI / gpiolib: work around a regression that unhides a broken legacy handler, which makes the gta04 display inoperable
From: H. Nikolaus Schaller
Date: Mon Apr 01 2019 - 12:57:10 EST
> Am 01.04.2019 um 18:46 schrieb Tony Lindgren <tony@xxxxxxxxxxx>:
> * H. Nikolaus Schaller <hns@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> [190331 10:08]:
>> This is an ugly workaround for a regression introduced into v5.1-rc1 by
> You should standardized commit references like this instead:
> c1c04cea13dc ("gpio: of: Fix logic inversion")
> Then please also include a proper Fixes tag.
> You can configure an alias for it to make things easier:
> git log --abbrev=12 --pretty=format:"%h (\"%s\")"
>> --- a/arch/arm/boot/dts/omap3-gta04.dtsi
>> +++ b/arch/arm/boot/dts/omap3-gta04.dtsi
>> @@ -114,6 +114,7 @@
>> gpio-miso = <&gpio1 18 GPIO_ACTIVE_HIGH>;
>> gpio-mosi = <&gpio1 20 GPIO_ACTIVE_HIGH>;
>> cs-gpios = <&gpio1 19 GPIO_ACTIVE_HIGH>;
>> + spi-cs-high; /* make the legacy handler in gpiolib not intervene */
>> num-chipselects = <1>;
>> /* lcd panel */
>> @@ -123,6 +124,7 @@
>> spi-max-frequency = <100000>;
>> + spi-cs-high; /* here is where it should be but this is ignored by a bug in the gpiolib handler */
>> backlight= <&backlight>;
>> label = "lcd";
> So what's the plan with this fix? Add this for v5.2-rc cycle,
> then revert it later? I'd probably go directly for the proper
> fix if possible.
Well, I learned just some minutes ago that a new patch for gpiolib
came through 5.1-rc3 which does fix this.
It seems to check for "cs-gpios" and then disable the legacy handling.
This means that we do not need to patch the DTS at all.
BR and thanks,