lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2017]   [Dec]   [5]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [Bug fix] octeon-i2c driver updates
From
Date
On 12/04/2017 10:44 PM, Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou) wrote:
> Hi Jan,
>
> Thanks for your comments, I get your point for the second point (retry of START after recovery).
>
> Hi David,
> For the issue as the first one, would you give your further comments? Thanks in advance.
>
> I have an environment with CN6780 (TWSI core has property: compatible = "cavium,octeon-3860-twsi"),
> And encounter below problem:
> During i2c-octeon driver probing, this TWSI core original status is 0x20 (this may induced by uboot),
> And octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel() function in octeon_i2c_probe() is not enough to recover the I2C bus,
> If go without full recovery of octeon_i2c_recovery(), the following octeon_i2c_hlc_write(),
> octeon_i2c_hlc_read(), octeon_i2c_hlc_comp_read() and octeon_i2c_hlc_comp_write() will goes error,
> because these functions has no bus recovery step.
> While after replace octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel() with octeon_i2c_recovery() in octeon_i2c_probe(), the
> problem has gone.
>
> Once more, this octeon_i2c_recovery() can also recover dead lock (I2C slave device stuck low SCL) issue,
> so I think use octeon_i2c_recovery() instead will be stronger.

I don't want to do a bus reset unconditionally, as it is currently
working well on many systems.

Perhaps you could add a module parameter to enable the recovery mode on
probe as an option. Would that work or be acceptable?

Thanks,
David Daney



>
> BR,
> Sean Zhang
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jan Glauber [mailto:jan.glauber@caviumnetworks.com]
> Sent: Friday, December 01, 2017 6:07 PM
> To: Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou) <sean.c.zhang@nokia-sbell.com>
> Cc: david.daney@cavium.com; wsa@the-dreams.de; linux-i2c@vger.kernel.org; linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
> Subject: Re: [Bug fix] octeon-i2c driver updates
>
> Hi Sean,
>
> as you try to solve two different issues I suggest that you create one
> patch per issue.
>
> For the second point (retry of START after recovery) I would still like
> to hear Wolfram's opinion. I would assume that any i2c user should
> be well aware of -EAGAIN, so I wonder if it is worth the additional
> complexity of the retry logic.
>
> Also, the first issue changes Octeon MIPS which I'm not able to test,
> so David needs to be involved here.
>
> thanks,
> Jan
>
> On Thu, Nov 30, 2017 at 01:56:09AM +0000, Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou) wrote:
>> Hi Jan,
>>
>> Any other comments for this patch?
>>
>> BR,
>> Sean Zhang
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou)
>> Sent: Monday, November 27, 2017 4:38 PM
>> To: 'Jan Glauber' <jan.glauber@caviumnetworks.com>
>> Cc: david.daney@cavium.com; wsa@the-dreams.de; linux-i2c@vger.kernel.org; linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
>> Subject: RE: [Bug fix] octeon-i2c driver updates
>>
>> Hi Jan,
>>
>> There are two points in this patch.
>>
>> Point 1. As you see, replaced octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel() by recover bus status if TWSI controller is not IDLE.
>> Please take a scenario like this: when system soft reset without I2C slave reset, maybe make this I2C bus
>> dead lock occurred (I2C slave device stuck low SCL) in chance. Then during system goes up and I2C slave
>> device creating process, if this I2C slave device has a register with less than 8 bytes to read, but I2C bus was
>> still stuck low SCL by last system reset, then the read will failed and this I2C slave device cannot be created.
>> If bus recovered before the reading process, this failure can be fixed.
>>
>> Function flow explanation shown as below:
>>
>> a. System reset without I2C slave device reset
>> --make SCL stuck low by I2C slave device
>> ......
>> b. octeon_i2c_probe()
>> -- octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel //reset TWSI core, but SCL still stuck low by.
>> ......
>>
>> c. Another I2C slave device creating process
>> octeon_i2c_xfer()
>> -- octeon_i2c_hlc_comp_read() //failed due to SCL stuck low.
>>
>> If full recovery executed in octeon_i2c_probe(), above failure can be avoided.
>>
>>
>> Point 2. octeon_i2c_recovery() is used in octeon_i2c_start() error branch, in the case of octeon_i2c_recovery()
>> successful, octeon_i2c_start() will return -EAGAIN, and then octeon_i2c_xfer() return with error. I understand this like
>> this: if octeon_i2c_recovery() successful, then i2c START signal can be sent again, and all following step can be continue,
>> octeon_i2c_xfer() should not return error from this condition.
>>
>> BR,
>> Sean Zhang
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jan Glauber [mailto:jan.glauber@caviumnetworks.com]
>> Sent: Friday, November 24, 2017 9:10 PM
>> To: Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou) <sean.c.zhang@nokia-sbell.com>
>> Cc: david.daney@cavium.com; wsa@the-dreams.de; linux-i2c@vger.kernel.org; linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
>> Subject: Re: [Bug fix] octeon-i2c driver updates
>>
>> On Thu, Nov 23, 2017 at 11:42:36AM +0000, Zhang, Sean C. (NSB - CN/Hangzhou) wrote:
>>> Dear Maintainer,
>>>
>>> For octeon TWSI controller, I found below two cases, maybe can be improved.
>>
>> Hi Sean,
>>
>> form the description below this looks like you're fixing a bug. Can you
>> elaborate on when the I2C bus dead lock occurs. Is it always happening?
>>
>> What I don't like about the patch is that you're removing
>> octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel() from the probe and replacing it by _always_
>> going through a full recovery. Why is this neccessary?
>>
>> Regards,
>> Jan
>>
>>>
>>> >From 09d9f0ce658d7f6a50d1af352dde619c29bc8bcf Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
>>> From: hgt463 <sean.c.zhang@nokia.com>
>>> Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:46:09 +0800
>>> Subject: [PATCH] Driver updates:
>>> - In the case of I2C bus dead lock occurred during driver probing,
>>> it is better try to recovery it. so added bus recovery step in
>>> octeon_i2c_probe();
>>> - The purpose of function octeon_i2c_start() is to send START, so after
>>> bus recovery, also need try to send START again.
>>>
>>> Signed-off-by: hgt463 <sean.c.zhang@nokia.com>
>>> ---
>>> drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-core.c | 31 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
>>> drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-platdrv.c | 15 +++++++++------
>>> 2 files changed, 39 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
>>>
>>> diff --git a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-core.c b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-core.c
>>> index 1d87757..3ae1e03 100644
>>> --- a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-core.c
>>> +++ b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-core.c
>>> @@ -255,6 +255,35 @@ static int octeon_i2c_recovery(struct octeon_i2c *i2c)
>>> return ret;
>>> }
>>>
>>> +/*
>>> + * octeon_i2c_start_retry - send START to the bus after bus recovery.
>>> + * @i2c: The struct octeon_i2c
>>> + *
>>> + * Returns 0 on success, otherwise a negative errno.
>>> + */
>>> +static int octeon_i2c_start_retry(struct octeon_i2c *i2c)
>>> +{
>>> + int ret;
>>> + u8 stat;
>>> +
>>> + ret = octeon_i2c_recovery(i2c);
>>> + if (ret)
>>> + goto error;
>>> +
>>> + octeon_i2c_ctl_write(i2c, TWSI_CTL_ENAB | TWSI_CTL_STA);
>>> + ret = octeon_i2c_wait(i2c);
>>> + if (ret)
>>> + goto error;
>>> +
>>> + stat = octeon_i2c_stat_read(i2c);
>>> + if (stat == STAT_START || stat == STAT_REP_START)
>>> + /* START successful, bail out */
>>> + return 0;
>>> +
>>> +error:
>>> + return (ret) ? ret : -EAGAIN;
>>> +}
>>> +
>>> /**
>>> * octeon_i2c_start - send START to the bus
>>> * @i2c: The struct octeon_i2c
>>> @@ -280,7 +309,7 @@ static int octeon_i2c_start(struct octeon_i2c *i2c)
>>>
>>> error:
>>> /* START failed, try to recover */
>>> - ret = octeon_i2c_recovery(i2c);
>>> + ret = octeon_i2c_start_retry(i2c);
>>> return (ret) ? ret : -EAGAIN;
>>> }
>>>
>>> diff --git a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-platdrv.c b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-platdrv.c
>>> index 64bda83..98063af 100644
>>> --- a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-platdrv.c
>>> +++ b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-octeon-platdrv.c
>>> @@ -228,12 +228,6 @@ static int octeon_i2c_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
>>> if (OCTEON_IS_MODEL(OCTEON_CN38XX))
>>> i2c->broken_irq_check = true;
>>>
>>> - result = octeon_i2c_init_lowlevel(i2c);
>>> - if (result) {
>>> - dev_err(i2c->dev, "init low level failed\n");
>>> - goto out;
>>> - }
>>> -
>>> octeon_i2c_set_clock(i2c);
>>>
>>> i2c->adap = octeon_i2c_ops;
>>> @@ -245,6 +239,15 @@ static int octeon_i2c_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
>>> i2c_set_adapdata(&i2c->adap, i2c);
>>> platform_set_drvdata(pdev, i2c);
>>>
>>> + stat = octeon_i2c_stat_read(i2c);
>>> + if (stat != STAT_IDLE) {
>>> + result = octeon_i2c_recovery(i2c);
>>> + if (result) {
>>> + dev_err(i2c->dev, "octeon i2c recovery failed\n");
>>> + goto out;
>>> + }
>>> + }
>>> +
>>> result = i2c_add_adapter(&i2c->adap);
>>> if (result < 0)
>>> goto out;
>>>
>>>
>>> Attached patch for you review. Thanks in advance.
>>>
>>> BR,
>>> Sean Zhang
>>
>>

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2017-12-05 17:44    [W:0.119 / U:2.400 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site