Re: [PATCH V1 1/4] dt-bindings: Add "hotplug-gpios" PCIe property
From: Pali Rohár
Date: Sat Oct 01 2022 - 12:11:17 EST
On Saturday 01 October 2022 17:56:26 Lukas Wunner wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 01, 2022 at 12:57:44AM +0530, Vidya Sagar wrote:
> > Provide a way for the firmware to tell the OS about the GPIO that can be
> > used to get the Hot-Plug and Unplug events.
> > --- a/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/pci/pci.txt
> > +++ b/Documentation/devicetree/bindings/pci/pci.txt
> > @@ -32,6 +32,10 @@ driver implementation may support the following properties:
> > root port to downstream device and host bridge drivers can do programming
> > which depends on CLKREQ signal existence. For example, programming root port
> > not to advertise ASPM L1 Sub-States support if there is no CLKREQ signal.
> > +- hotplug-gpios:
> > + If present this property specifies the GPIO to be used for Hot-Plug/Unplug
> > + functionality. It is used by the PCIe GPIO Hot-Plug core driver for
> > + PCIe device Hot-Plug/Unplug events.
> Please specify the GPIO's semantics in more detail:
> Is the pin high as long as presence of a card is detected?
Hello! In PCIe is this semantics called "Presence Detect" (see PCIe Slot
Capabilities). So should it be rather named "presence-detect-gpios"
instead of hotplug?
> Or does it pulse when a hotplug/unplug event occurs?