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From: Jonathan Cameron <jic23@kernel.org>
To: Miquel Raynal <miquel.raynal@bootlin.com>
Cc: Lars-Peter Clausen <lars@metafoo.de>,
	linux-iio@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@bootlin.com>,
	Nuno Sa <Nuno.Sa@analog.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 15/16] iio: adc: max1027: Add support for external triggers
Date: Sun, 5 Sep 2021 17:10:46 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210905171046.1681482d@jic23-huawei> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210902211437.503623-16-miquel.raynal@bootlin.com>

On Thu,  2 Sep 2021 23:14:36 +0200
Miquel Raynal <miquel.raynal@bootlin.com> wrote:

> So far the driver only supported to use the hardware cnvst trigger. This
> was purely a software limitation.
> 
> The IRQ handler is already registered as being a poll function and thus
> can be called upon external triggering. In this case, a new conversion
> must be started, and one must wait for the data to be ready before
> reading the samples.
> 
> As the same handler can be called from different places, we check the
> value of the current IRQ with the value of the registered device
> IRQ. Indeed, the first step is to get called with a different IRQ number
> than ours, this is the "pullfunc" version which requests a new

pullfunc?

> conversion. During the execution of the handler, we will wait for the
> EOC interrupt to happen. This interrupt is handled by the same
> helper. This time the IRQ number is the one we registered, we can in
> this case call complete() to unlock the primary handler and return. The
> primary handler continues executing by retrieving the data normally and
> finally returns.

Interesting to use the irq number..

I'm a little nervous about how this has ended up structured.
I'm not 100% sure my understanding of how you've done it is correct.

We should have the following situation:

IRQ IN
  |
  v
Trigger IRQ / EOC IRQ  (this is the spi->irq)  (currently iio_trigger_generic_data_poll_ready)
  |              |
  ---------      v
  |        |   complete
  v        v
TrigH1    (TrigH2)   (these are the IRQs below the irq_chip IIO uses to demux triggers)


So when using it's own trigger we are using an internal interrupt
tree burried inside the IIO core.  When using it only as an EOC interrupt we shouldn't
be anywhere near that internal interrupt chip.

So I'm surprised the IRQ matches with the spi->irq as 
those trigH1 and trigH2 will have their own IRQ numbers.

For reference I think your architecture is currently

IRQ IN
  |
  v
  Trigger IRQ
  |
  v
 TRIG H1
 Either fills the buffer or does the completion.

I am a little confused how this works with an external trigger because the Trig H1 interrupt
should be disabled unless we are using the trigger.  That control isn't exposed to the
driver at all.

Is my understanding right or have I gotten confused somewhere?
I also can't see a path in which the eoc interrupt will get fired for raw_reads.

Could you talk me through how that works currently?

I suspect part of the confusion here is that this driver happens to be using the
standard core handler iio_trigger_generic_data_rdy_poll which hides away that
there are two interrupt handlers in a normal IIO driver for a device with a
trigger and buffered mode.
1 for the trigger and 1 for the buffer.  Whether the buffer one is a result
of the trigger one (via iio_poll_trigger) is down to whether the device is
using it's own trigger or not.

Jonathan



> 
> In order to authorize external triggers, we need to drop the
> ->validate_trigger() verification.  
> 
> Signed-off-by: Miquel Raynal <miquel.raynal@bootlin.com>
> ---
>  drivers/iio/adc/max1027.c | 59 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------
>  1 file changed, 47 insertions(+), 12 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/iio/adc/max1027.c b/drivers/iio/adc/max1027.c
> index e734d32a5507..b9b7b9245509 100644
> --- a/drivers/iio/adc/max1027.c
> +++ b/drivers/iio/adc/max1027.c
> @@ -414,17 +414,6 @@ static int max1027_debugfs_reg_access(struct iio_dev *indio_dev,
>  	return spi_write(st->spi, val, 1);
>  }
>  
> -static int max1027_validate_trigger(struct iio_dev *indio_dev,
> -				    struct iio_trigger *trig)
> -{
> -	struct max1027_state *st = iio_priv(indio_dev);
> -
> -	if (st->trig != trig)
> -		return -EINVAL;
> -
> -	return 0;
> -}
> -
>  static int max1027_set_cnvst_trigger_state(struct iio_trigger *trig, bool state)
>  {
>  	struct iio_dev *indio_dev = iio_trigger_get_drvdata(trig);
> @@ -469,6 +458,13 @@ static int max1027_read_scan(struct iio_dev *indio_dev)
>  	return 0;
>  }
>  
> +static bool max1027_own_trigger_enabled(struct iio_dev *indio_dev)
> +{
> +	int ret = iio_trigger_validate_own_device(indio_dev->trig, indio_dev);
> +
> +	return ret ? false : true;
> +}
> +
>  static irqreturn_t max1027_threaded_handler(int irq, void *private)
>  {
>  	struct iio_poll_func *pf = private;
> @@ -487,7 +483,47 @@ static irqreturn_t max1027_threaded_handler(int irq, void *private)
>  		return IRQ_HANDLED;
>  	}
>  
> +	/* From that point on, buffers are enabled */
> +
> +	/*
> +	 * The cnvst HW trigger is not in use:
> +	 * we need to handle an external trigger request.
> +	 */
> +	if (!max1027_own_trigger_enabled(indio_dev)) {
> +		if (irq != st->spi->irq) {
> +			/*
> +			 * First, the IRQ number will be the one allocated for
> +			 * this poll function by the IIO core, it means that
> +			 * this is an external trigger request, we need to start
> +			 * a conversion.
> +			 */
> +			ret = max1027_configure_chans_and_start(indio_dev);
> +			if (ret)
> +				goto out;
> +
> +			ret = max1027_wait_eoc(indio_dev);
> +			if (ret)
> +				goto out;
> +		} else {
> +			/*
> +			 * The pollfunc that has been called "manually" by the
> +			 * IIO core now expects the EOC signaling (this is the
> +			 * device IRQ firing), we need to call complete().
> +			 */
> +			complete(&st->complete);

Completion shouldn't be down here in the trigger handler, it should be in the top
level interrupt handler.  So you need to replace the
iio_trigger_generic_data_poll with a specific handler for this device.

> +			return IRQ_HANDLED;
> +		}
> +	}
> +
> +	/*
> +	 * We end here under two situations:
> +	 * - an external trigger is in use and the *_wait_eoc() call succeeded,
> +	 *   the data is ready and may be retrieved.
> +	 * - the cnvst HW trigger is in use (the handler actually starts here),
> +	 *   the data is also ready.
> +	 */
>  	ret = max1027_read_scan(indio_dev);
> +out:
>  	if (ret)
>  		dev_err(&indio_dev->dev,
>  			"Cannot read scanned values (%d)\n", ret);
> @@ -504,7 +540,6 @@ static const struct iio_trigger_ops max1027_trigger_ops = {
>  
>  static const struct iio_info max1027_info = {
>  	.read_raw = &max1027_read_raw,
> -	.validate_trigger = &max1027_validate_trigger,
>  	.debugfs_reg_access = &max1027_debugfs_reg_access,
>  };
>  


  reply	other threads:[~2021-09-05 16:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 33+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-09-02 21:14 [PATCH v2 00/16] Bring external triggers support to MAX1027-like ADCs Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 01/16] iio: adc: max1027: Fix style Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 02/16] iio: adc: max1027: Drop extra warning message Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 03/16] iio: adc: max1027: Drop useless debug messages Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 04/16] iio: adc: max1027: Avoid device managed allocators for DMA purposes Miquel Raynal
2021-09-05 15:26   ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 05/16] iio: adc: max1027: Minimize the number of converted channels Miquel Raynal
2021-09-05 15:34   ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-15  9:46     ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 06/16] iio: adc: max1027: Rename a helper Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 07/16] iio: adc: max1027: Create a helper to enable/disable the cnvst trigger Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 08/16] iio: adc: max1027: Simplify the _set_trigger_state() helper Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 09/16] iio: adc: max1027: Ensure a default cnvst trigger configuration Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 10/16] iio: adc: max1027: Create a helper to configure the channels to scan Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 11/16] iio: adc: max1027: Prevent single channel accesses during buffer reads Miquel Raynal
2021-09-05 15:38   ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 12/16] iio: adc: max1027: Separate the IRQ handler from the read logic Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 13/16] iio: adc: max1027: Introduce an end of conversion helper Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 14/16] iio: adc: max1027: Don't just sleep when the EOC interrupt is available Miquel Raynal
2021-09-06  9:38   ` Sa, Nuno
2021-09-15  9:55     ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 15/16] iio: adc: max1027: Add support for external triggers Miquel Raynal
2021-09-05 16:10   ` Jonathan Cameron [this message]
2021-09-06  9:53     ` Sa, Nuno
2021-09-15 15:45       ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-18 17:39         ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-20 10:47           ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-15 10:18     ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-18 17:13       ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-20  8:37         ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-20 17:43           ` Jonathan Cameron
2021-09-21  8:11             ` Miquel Raynal
2021-09-02 21:14 ` [PATCH v2 16/16] iio: adc: max1027: Don't reject external triggers when there is no IRQ Miquel Raynal

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