LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Vinod Koul <vinod.koul@intel.com>
To: Jassi Brar <jassisinghbrar@gmail.com>
Cc: Scott Branden <sbranden@broadcom.com>,
	Dan Williams <dan.j.williams@intel.com>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	ismail <ismail@broadcom.com>, Anatol Pomazao <anatol@google.com>,
	Dmitry Torokhov <dtor@google.com>,
	bcm-kernel-feedback-list@broadcom.com,
	"linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org" 
	<linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] dmaengine: pl330: fix the race condition in pl330 driver.
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:55:46 +0530	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20150330172546.GI7192@intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CABb+yY3s8ZXWe3YAsEeKZ6Vx2av2yvdjWiBGiy7_uGCcai=Rpw@mail.gmail.com>

On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 10:17:17PM +0530, Jassi Brar wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 5:25 AM, Scott Branden <sbranden@broadcom.com> wrote:
> > From: ismail <ismail@broadcom.com>
> >
> > Update the thread running index before issuing the
> > GO command to the DMAC.
> >
> > Tested-by: Mohamed Ismail Abdul Packir Mohamed <ismail@broadcom.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Ray Jui <rjui@broadcom.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Arun Parameswaran <aparames@broadcom.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Scott Branden <sbranden@broadcom.com>
> > Signed-off-by: Scott Branden <sbranden@broadcom.com>
> > Signed-off-by: Mohamed Ismail Abdul Packir Mohamed <ismail@broadcom.com>
> > ---
> >  drivers/dma/pl330.c | 4 ++--
> >  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/drivers/dma/pl330.c b/drivers/dma/pl330.c
> > index 0e1f567..631642d 100644
> > --- a/drivers/dma/pl330.c
> > +++ b/drivers/dma/pl330.c
> > @@ -1072,11 +1072,11 @@ static bool _trigger(struct pl330_thread *thrd)
> >         /* Set to generate interrupts for SEV */
> >         writel(readl(regs + INTEN) | (1 << thrd->ev), regs + INTEN);
> >
> > +       thrd->req_running = idx;
> > +
> >         /* Only manager can execute GO */
> >         _execute_DBGINSN(thrd, insn, true);
> >
> > -       thrd->req_running = idx;
> > -
> It would help to know what the behavior looks like before and after
> the patch. If anything we should look at locking rather the
> reordering.
Yes that ia fair request, looking at changelog it is hard to understand the
issue seen?

-- 
~Vinod


  reply	other threads:[~2015-03-30 17:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-03-26 23:55 Scott Branden
2015-03-29 21:55 ` Scott Branden
2015-03-30 16:47 ` Jassi Brar
2015-03-30 17:25   ` Vinod Koul [this message]
2015-03-31  3:40     ` Scott Branden
2015-03-31  5:20       ` Jassi Brar
2015-03-31 22:04         ` Scott Branden

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20150330172546.GI7192@intel.com \
    --to=vinod.koul@intel.com \
    --cc=anatol@google.com \
    --cc=bcm-kernel-feedback-list@broadcom.com \
    --cc=dan.j.williams@intel.com \
    --cc=dtor@google.com \
    --cc=ismail@broadcom.com \
    --cc=jassisinghbrar@gmail.com \
    --cc=linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=sbranden@broadcom.com \
    --subject='Re: [PATCH] dmaengine: pl330: fix the race condition in pl330 driver.' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).