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SubjectRe: [PATCH V2 13/14] dt-bindings: arm-gic: Add documentation for Tegra210 AGIC
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Hi Geert,

On 07/05/16 15:10, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Hi Jon,
>
> On Fri, May 6, 2016 at 10:32 AM, Jon Hunter <jonathanh@nvidia.com> wrote:
>>> The "nvidia,tegra210-agic" string can be taken as describing any
>>> Tegra-210 specific integration quirks, though I agree that's also not
>>> fantastic for extending PM support beyond Tegra 210 and variants
>>> thereof.
>>>
>>> So maybe the best approach is bailing out in the presence of clocks
>>> and/or power domains after all, on the assumption that nothing today has
>>> those properties, though I fear we may have problems with that later
>>> down the line if/when people describe those for the root GIC to describe
>>> those must be hogged, even if not explicitly managed.
>>
>> On further testing, by bailing out in the presence of clocks and/or
>> power-domains, the problem I now see is that although the primary gic-400
>> has been registered, we still try to probe it again later as it matches
>> the platform driver. One way to avoid this would be ...
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/of/irq.c b/drivers/of/irq.c
>> index e7bfc175b8e1..631da7ad0dbf 100644
>> --- a/drivers/of/irq.c
>> +++ b/drivers/of/irq.c
>> @@ -556,6 +556,8 @@ void __init of_irq_init(const struct of_device_id *matches)
>> * its children can get processed in a subsequent pass.
>> */
>> list_add_tail(&desc->list, &intc_parent_list);
>> +
>> + of_node_set_flag(desc->dev, OF_POPULATED);
>> }
>
> That sounds like the right thing to do to me...

OK. The more I think about this, it does seem silly to create a device
and pdata for a device that has already been instantiated.

>> If this is not appropriate then I guess I will just need to use
>> "tegra210-agic" for the compatibility flag.
>
> As I want this for plain gic-400, I'd be unhappy ;-)

No problem. However, there is more work that would be needed to get this
to work for root controllers which I think that you want.

Cheers
Jon

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