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SubjectRe: [PATCH v3 -next 11/11] serial: 8250_early: Remove setup_early_serial8250_console()
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On Mon, Mar 9, 2015 at 1:27 PM, Peter Hurley <peter@hurleysoftware.com> wrote:
> setup_earlycon() will now match and register the desired earlycon
> from the param string (as if 'earlycon=...' had been set on the
> command line). Use setup_earlycon() from existing arch call sites
> which start an earlycon directly.
>

Hi,

Looks like this patcheset cause regression:
when set grub console to 115200, and later kernel only have

console=uart8250,io,0x3f8

the kernel will revert baud rate to 9600 instead of keeping 115200.

in setup_earlycon: you say:

* Registers the earlycon console matching the earlycon specified
* in the param string @buf. Acceptable param strings are of the form
* <name>,io|mmio|mmio32,<addr>,<options>
* <name>,0x<addr>,<options>
* <name>,<options>
* <name>
*
* Only for the third form does the earlycon setup() method receive the
* <options> string in the 'options' parameter; all other forms set
* the parameter to NULL.


so that change the old behavior that we defined in
Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt

uart[8250],io,<addr>[,options]
uart[8250],mmio,<addr>[,options]
uart[8250],mmio32,<addr>[,options]
Start an early, polled-mode console on the 8250/16550
UART at the specified I/O port or MMIO address.
MMIO inter-register address stride is either 8-bit
(mmio) or 32-bit (mmio32).
The options are the same as for ttyS, above.

The old behavior: options is optional , and will use baud rate that is
set by bootloader.

Please fix the problem and restore to old behavior.

Thanks

Yinghai


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