LKML Archive on lore.kernel.org
help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Kevin Hilman <khilman@baylibre.com>
To: Neil Armstrong <narmstrong@baylibre.com>, ulf.hansson@linaro.org
Cc: baylibre-upstreaming@groups.io,
	Neil Armstrong <narmstrong@baylibre.com>,
	linux-mmc@vger.kernel.org, linux-amlogic@lists.infradead.org,
	linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/3] mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk
Date: Mon, 13 May 2019 10:47:45 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <7hd0kmckla.fsf@baylibre.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190513091548.16674-3-narmstrong@baylibre.com>

Neil Armstrong <narmstrong@baylibre.com> writes:

> On the Amlogic G12A SoC family, (only) the SDIO controller fails to access
> the data from DDR, leading to a broken controller.
>
> But each MMC controller has 1,5KiB of SRAM after the registers, that can
> be used as bounce buffer to avoid direct DDR access from the integrated
> DMAs (this SRAM may be used by the boot ROM when DDR is not yet initialized).
>
> The quirk is to disable the chained descriptor for this controller, and
> use this SRAM memory zone as buffer for the bounce buffer fallback mode.
>
> The performance hit hasn't been evaluated, but the fix has been tested
> using a WiFi AP6398S SDIO module, and the iperf3 Bandwidth measurement gave
> 55.2 Mbits/sec over a 63 Hours long test, with the SDIO ios set as High-Speed
> at 50MHz clock. It gave 170 Mbits/sec as SDR104 and 200MHz clock.
>
> Signed-off-by: Neil Armstrong <narmstrong@baylibre.com>

Reviewed-by: Kevin Hilman <khilman@baylibre.com>


  reply	other threads:[~2019-05-13 17:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-13  9:15 [PATCH 0/3] mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk support Neil Armstrong
2019-05-13  9:15 ` [PATCH 1/3] dt-bindings: mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk property Neil Armstrong
2019-05-14 17:50   ` Martin Blumenstingl
2019-05-15 12:43     ` Neil Armstrong
2019-05-15 11:37   ` Ulf Hansson
2019-05-15 12:43     ` Neil Armstrong
2019-05-13  9:15 ` [PATCH 2/3] mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk Neil Armstrong
2019-05-13 17:47   ` Kevin Hilman [this message]
2019-05-14 17:58   ` Martin Blumenstingl
2019-05-15 12:45     ` Neil Armstrong
2019-05-15 21:18       ` Martin Blumenstingl
2019-05-16  9:09         ` Neil Armstrong
2019-05-15 11:34   ` Ulf Hansson
2019-05-15 12:51     ` Neil Armstrong
2019-05-13  9:15 ` [PATCH 3/3] arm64: dts: meson-g12a: add ddr-access-quirk property to SDIO controller Neil Armstrong
2019-05-14 17:51   ` Martin Blumenstingl
2019-05-13  9:58 ` [PATCH 0/3] mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk support Jerome Brunet
2019-05-13 11:28   ` Jerome Brunet
2019-05-14  9:14 ` [baylibre-upstreaming] " guillaume La Roque

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=7hd0kmckla.fsf@baylibre.com \
    --to=khilman@baylibre.com \
    --cc=baylibre-upstreaming@groups.io \
    --cc=linux-amlogic@lists.infradead.org \
    --cc=linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=linux-mmc@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=narmstrong@baylibre.com \
    --cc=ulf.hansson@linaro.org \
    --subject='Re: [PATCH 2/3] mmc: meson-gx: add ddr-access-quirk' \
    /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).