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Subject[PATCH 0/2] crypto: add new driver for Marvell CESA
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Hello,

This is an attempt to replace the mv_cesa driver by a new one to address
some limitations of the existing driver.
From a performance and CPU load point of view the most important
limitation is the lack of DMA support, thus preventing us from chaining
crypto operations.

I know we usually try to adapt existing drivers instead of replacing them
by new ones, but after trying to refactor the mv_cesa driver I realized it
would take longer than writing an new one from scratch.

Here are the main features brought by this new driver:
- support for armada SoCs (up to 38x) while keeping support for older ones
(Orion and Kirkwood)
- DMA mode to offload the CPU in case of intensive crypto usage
- new algorithms: SHA256, DES and 3DES

I'd like to thank Arnaud, who has carefully reviewed several iterations of
this driver, helped me improved my implementation, provided support for
several crypto algorithms, provided support for armada-370 and tested
the driver on different platforms, hence the SoB and dual MODULE_AUTHOR
in the driver code.

Best Regards,

Boris

Boris Brezillon (2):
crypto: add new driver for Marvell CESA
crypto: marvell/CESA: update DT bindings documentation

.../devicetree/bindings/crypto/mv_cesa.txt | 50 +-
drivers/crypto/Kconfig | 2 +
drivers/crypto/Makefile | 2 +-
drivers/crypto/marvell/Makefile | 1 +
drivers/crypto/marvell/cesa.c | 539 ++++++++
drivers/crypto/marvell/cesa.h | 802 ++++++++++++
drivers/crypto/marvell/cipher.c | 761 +++++++++++
drivers/crypto/marvell/hash.c | 1349 ++++++++++++++++++++
drivers/crypto/marvell/tdma.c | 223 ++++
drivers/crypto/mv_cesa.c | 1193 -----------------
drivers/crypto/mv_cesa.h | 150 ---
11 files changed, 3716 insertions(+), 1356 deletions(-)
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/Makefile
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/cesa.c
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/cesa.h
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/cipher.c
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/hash.c
create mode 100644 drivers/crypto/marvell/tdma.c
delete mode 100644 drivers/crypto/mv_cesa.c
delete mode 100644 drivers/crypto/mv_cesa.h

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